The COVID-19 digital vaccination certificate can now be integrated into the Service NSW app, making NSW the first state to make the technology available.
The app will out across the state from Friday after being piloted in regional areas for the last week
It comes as restrictions are set to ease further as the state approaches 80 per cent double vaccination rate.
“NSW is the first jurisdiction in Australia to roll out an integrated QR code solution for displaying vaccination status State wide,” digital and customer service minister Victor Dominello said.
The optional technology will enable users to simultaneously show their check-in and vaccination status when entering venues.
If follows successful regional trials involving clubs, aged-care facilities and taxis in Port Macquarie, Tamworth, Wagga Wagga and Lismore, and internal government participants.
The technology integrates vaccine data from the federal Australian Immunisation Register into the Service NSW app.
The Service NSW app includes a NSW Waratah logo hologram and rotating QR codes, similar to the Digital Driver Licence.
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