Flu and booster covid vaccinations

 

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We will be taking bookings for flu and booster covid vaccinations from mid-September.

  • We will contact you for bookings in due course.

COVID-19 booster eligibility:

Those eligible for a further dose will be:

  • all adults aged 50 years and over
  • those aged 5 to 49 years in a clinical risk group, including pregnant women
  • those aged 5 to 49 years who are household contacts of people with immunosuppression
  • those aged 16 to 49 years who are carers
  • residents in a care home for older adults and staff working in care homes for older adults
  • frontline health and social care workers

In addition, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) will be widening the offer of the free flu vaccine to more eligible groups.

The additional groups set to be offered the free flu vaccine in England will be:

  • all adults aged 50 to 64 years
  •  secondary school children in years 7, 8 and 9, who will be offered the vaccine in order of school year (starting with the youngest first)

People in these groups are asked not to come forward until further information is announced.

Further information can be found here: Over 50s to be offered COVID-19 booster and flu jab this autumn - GOV.UK

Published: Aug 4, 2022