Excelsior Pass and Excelsior Pass Plus

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Be a Part of New York's Safe Reopening

Secure proof of an individual’s COVID-19 vaccination record and negative test results.
Excelsior Pass and Excelsior Pass Plus
How it Works
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COVID-19 Test or Vaccine

Receive COVID-19 vaccination series and/or negative test result (depending on the type of Pass)


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Pass Retrieval

Enter information to retrieve an Excelsior Pass and/or Excelsior Pass Plus


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Present Pass

Present Excelsior Pass and/or Excelsior Pass Plus and photo ID at an organization


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Safe Experience

Enjoy a safe, secure experience

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Excelsior Pass Blueprint

New York State’s Excelsior Pass Blueprint is a national framework to aid in the development and implementation of digital health credentials. The Blueprint serves as a guide to assist other states, territories, and entities in the expansion of compatible COVID-19 vaccine credential systems to advance economic development efforts nationwide.
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Excelsior Pass and Excelsior Pass Plus provide a free and secure way to validate individual COVID-19 vaccination and/or negative test results.
Security and Privacy
Your data is private and secure. Your personal data will not be used for sales or marketing purposes or shared with a third party, other than for the sole purpose of validating COVID-19 vaccination or test results.

Check to see if you are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and to schedule an appointment (or walk right in) at a New York State operated vaccination site.