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Provisional Consent to the Distribution of a New Medicine

Pursuant to section 23(1) of the Medicines Act 1981, the Minister of Health hereby provisionally consents to the sale, supply or use 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:
Dosage Form:
New Zealand Sponsor:

Panvax vaccine
Influenza Virus Type A haemagglutinin 30mcg
Suspension for injection
Seqirus (NZ) Limited
Seqirus Pty Limited, Melbourne, Australia

Note: This consent is given subject to the following conditions:

The vaccine may only be marketed or distributed in accordance with the directives contained in the current version of the New Zealand Influenza Pandemic Action Plan.

Note: This consent is valid to 6 March 2020.

Dated this 14th day of December 2018.

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