Oct 21, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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I’ve lost my vaccine card/ EVDS number, can I get a replacement?

Vaccinated persons who have lost their vaccination card can replace the card and the unique 12-digit electronic vaccination data system number (EVDS) by visiting the vaccination center where they received their vaccination. < / p>

According to the Ministry of Health, all vaccination information is recorded in the EVDS during vaccination, including the received dose, batch number and manufacturer.

Spokesman for the MEC for Gauteng Health, Kwara Kekana suggested that the easiest way to replace your vaccination card is to “go to the vaccinated site and speak to the site manager”. < / p>

The vaccination information is accessible via the EVDS and can be called up with your identity card, passport or asylum number.

Can I have the vaccination card not get it online? instead?

Yes, but you need an EVDS number to access the digital system and download the Covid-19 vaccination certificate. < / p>

Those who have vaccination certificates but no EVDS number can call the Covid-19 hotline on 0800 029 999.

A note on The website states that only those who have been completely Covid-19 vaccinated receive their digital certificate.

After entering certain information, a digital QR code is generated that can be downloaded or printed out.

“The generated QR code is not intended to be read by the public. It is intended to be used by bodies that need to check the validity of the card with a QR scanner built into the vaccine certificate system, which will be available in the near future, ”the website says.