May 2021 26
Who is eligible for free prescriptions in NZ?
Posted By : Jim Chuang
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To get free prescriptions, once you, your partner, and any dependent children under 18, have collectively paid for 20 prescription items in a year (from 1 February), you all will NOT have to pay the…

May 2021 26
Are prescriptions free in NZ?
Posted By : Jim Chuang
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Some prescriptions are free in NZ. Currently you pay $5 for each new prescription item. There is no $5 prescription charge for children under 14. If your medicine is not fully subsidised, you may have…