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Consent to the Distribution of a New Medicine

Pursuant to section 20 of the Medicines Act 1981, the Minister of Health hereby consents to the distribution in New Zealand of the new medicine which was referred to the Minister of Health under the provisions of section 24(5) of the Act and is set out in the Schedule hereto:


Active Ingredient:
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New Zealand Sponsor:

Japanese encephalitis vaccine 6mcg/0.5mL
Suspension for injection
bioCSL (NZ) Limited
Vetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co KG, Ravensburg, Germany
Valneva Scotland Limited, Scotland, United Kingdom

Dated this 2nd day of October 2015.

CHRIS JAMES, Acting Group Manager, Medsafe, Ministry of Health (pursuant to delegation given by the Minister of Health on 11 September 2013).