How to use My Covid Record

You can use My Covid Record to access your COVID-19 vaccination records, view your COVID-19 test results, and report a rapid antigen test (RAT) result.

How to sign up for My Covid Record

Anyone in New Zealand aged 12 or over can sign up for My Covid Record.

First, you will need to create a My Health Account, which allows you to access your health information online. You will need your own email address to create an account.

You will need to provide one of the following documents so we can confirm your identity.

A New Zealand:

  • driver licence
  • passport
  • birth certificate (from any year)
  • or citizenship certificate.

Or an Australian:

  • passport
  • birth certificate.

My Covid Record (external link)

Help using My Covid Record

If you do not have a unique email address or valid ID, need help with My Covid Record, or have a query about your COVID-19 records, contact the Ministry of Health team, 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week. It will help to have your NHI number ready.

Phone: 0800 222 478
Email: help@mycovidrecord.min.health.nz

Your guide to signing up and using My Covid Record [PDF, 301 KB]

Signing up on behalf of another person

You can sign up for My Covid Record on behalf of someone else, if you have their permission. They will need their own unique email address. If they do not have an email address, call 0800 222 478 for help. It will help to have their NHI number ready.

Your privacy when using My Covid Record

We take your privacy seriously. Only you can access your secure My Covid Record. 

Your account must be verified with a valid form of identification so we know it is actually you. By keeping your account safe, no one else will be able to access your records.

Video: How to use My Covid Record

What you can use My Covid Record for

You can use My Covid Record to:

  • get proof of your vaccination status
  • see the results of any PCR tests taken in the last 90 days
  • report a rapid antigen test (RAT) result for you or someone else.

Proof of your vaccination status

You can request 3 free official records of your COVID-19 vaccination status through My Covid Record.

  • My Vaccine Pass which you can use as proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status for use within Aotearoa New Zealand. My Vaccine Pass is a QR code which you can add to a digital wallet, like your phone. 
  • My Vaccine Record which has more detailed information about your COVID-19 vaccination recording including batch numbers, dose number, vaccine type and any overseas vaccinations that have been added to your health record.  
  • International Travel Vaccination Certificate — which you can use to travel overseas.

How to get proof of your vaccination status through My Covid Record

 

COVID-19 test results

You can see your recent PCR test results on My Covid Record.

When you log into your account, you will be able to view all the test results you have had in the last 90 days.

Report a RAT result

If you have tested for COVID-19 using your own RAT, you can report it online using My Covid Record. You can also report a RAT on behalf of someone else. You can only report one RAT per person in a 12 hour period.

How to use My Covid Record to report your RAT results

Your NHI number is available now as a QR code

Accessing your NHI number as a QR code will make visiting places like COVID-19 testing sites quick and easy, as it allows us to scan the QR code to identify you. 

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