How to get your COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 vaccines will protect you from serious illness from COVID-19 (coronavirus).

To get a free COVID-19 vaccine you can register for an appointment at a vaccination centre. You can also go to a walk-in clinic without an appointment at certain times.

To get a vaccine appointment, you can:

Registration for 12 to 15 year olds

Anyone aged 12 or older can now get a COVID-19 vaccine. 

If you are aged 12 to 15, your parent or legal guardian will need to register you and give consent for your COVID-19 vaccine.

How to get a vaccine for 12 to 15 year olds

Read about deciding on vaccination for 12 to 15 year olds

Registration for people aged 16 and older

If you are aged 16 or older, you can still register for your COVID-19 vaccine.

To get vaccinated without an appointment, you can also go to a walk-in vaccination clinic.

Read about things to know before getting your COVID-19 vaccine

If you are pregnant

Talk to your obstetrician, midwife or GP about the risks and benefits of getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

If you would like to get your vaccine after this, you can register online or go to a walk-in vaccination clinic.

Your maternity hospital or GP can also arrange your COVID-19 vaccine.

Read about how you will get your COVID-19 vaccine if you are pregnant

If you cannot leave your home

If you cannot leave home for medical reasons, your GP can refer you for a home vaccination.

Last updated: 25 August 2021 at 5.20pm

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