The Pharmaceutical Schedule lists all the medicines funded for New Zealanders.
Search for funded medicines
Hospital Medicines (HML)
Search for contracted medicines for hospitals
The monthly update to the Schedule
Additional resources for community and hospital Schedules
About the Schedule
An introduction to the Schedule
Rules of the Schedule
For pharmacists and prescribers using the Schedule
Hospital Medical Devices
Read about our work with contracting medical devices for hospitals
Medicine funding and supply
Find out how PHARMAC decides what medicines to fund, how to apply for a medicine to be funded and other questions about medicines you might have.
Make an application
Apply to have a medicine funded for everyone or an individual
Medicine notices (includes supply issues)
Brand changes, supply issues and discontinuations
The funding process
How funding applications are assessed
What you need to know about medicines
Learn about generic medicines, biosimilars, vaccines and getting your prescription
Medicine supply management
Order condoms and smoking cessation products. Learn about PHARMAC's role in medicine supply
Hospital medical devices
PHARMAC contracts with device suppliers to ensure our hospitals can buy medical devices at fairer prices.
Find out which types of medical device we have contracted and the ones we're working on
Growing our role in medical devices
The goal for our work in medical devices
Read and subscribe to our devices newsletter
Te Tiriti o Waitangi
PHARMAC's Māori Responsiveness Strategy
The Māori health areas of focus
Programmes to support Māori health
Scholarships, awards and programmes
How we work with Whānau Ora
Working with communities and Māori health providers
News and resources
Check the current consultations, RFPs and tenders. Find our key resources for prescribers, pharmacists, researchers and the public.
Consultations and decisions
Consultations, RFPs, tenders and our decisions
News and updates
Latest news from PHARMAC
How to order a printed publication
Watch previous seminars
Our response to COVID-19
Articles and reports produced by PHARMAC
Learn more about who PHARMAC is and our goals. There are details about our Board and our expert advisors.
Our plan to deliver the best health outcomes for New Zealanders
Pacific Responsiveness Strategy
Our strategy to support Pacific people to live healthy lives
Our commitment to being Tiriti partners
What we do
Learn more about PHARMAC's role and how we support the health system
Who we are
Our Board, our senior leaders, and staff.
How we get expert advice
Advice we seek to make decisions
Working at PHARMAC
Explore current vacancies
How to get in touch
Search PHARMAC's corporate website
Search for funded medicines and Special Authority forms
Search for medicines funded in hospitals.
Check the progress of a medicine funding application
Keeping whānau Māori well with medicines
Scholarships for Māori health professionals and students.
PHARMAC's programme to reduce heart disease in Māori and Pacific men.
Research to understand access inequity
Our latest research on access inequity