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Covid-19 vaccination

The Covid-19 vaccine is safe, effective and gives the best protection against coronavirus and serious illness. 

It is free and available to everyone aged 12 and above. You don’t need to be registered with a GP or have an NHS number to be vaccinated and you won’t be asked for proof of ID, address or immigration status.


If you are aged 12 and over you are eligible to get vaccinated now.

Covid-19 booster vaccination

If you have received your 2 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine, having a booster vaccine dose helps to improve the protection you have from your first 2 doses.

A booster vaccine dose helps to give longer-term protection from getting seriously ill from Covid-19.

Who is eligible for the booster vaccine dose

Booster vaccine doses is available on the NHS for people most at risk from Covid-19 and who had their previous dose of a vaccine at least 6 months ago.

You are eligible for the booster vaccine if you are:

  • aged 40 and over
  • living or working in care homes
  • a frontline health and social care worker
  • aged 16 and over with a health condition that puts you at high risk of getting seriously ill from Covid-19
  • aged 16 and over and a main carer for someone at high risk from Covid-19
  • aged 16 and over and live with someone who is more likely to get infections (such as someone who has HIV, has had a transplant or is having certain treatments for cancer, lupus or rheumatoid arthritis)
  • pregnant and in one of the above eligible groups

How do I get an appointment for a booster vaccine?

If you are eligible, the NHS booking service or your General Practice will get in contact with you about booking an appointment.  Some will also be offered their flu vaccine at the same appointment.

For information about how and when to book your booster vaccination, visit the NHS website.

Find out how and where to get vaccinated, and what vaccine you will get


If you haven't received your first 2 doses of the Covid-19 vaccineIf you haven't received your first 2 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine and want to book a vaccine appointment in Camden:

Information in Easy Read and other languages

Information and guidance about Covid-19 is available in Easy Read, BSL and other languages.

Go to Accessible formats of Covid-19 guidance | Camden.

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