COVID-19 is a highly infectious respiratory infection.

This spring, COVID-19 booster vaccinations will be offered to those who are eligible:

  • residents in care homes for older adults
  • adults aged 75 years and over (or will turn 75 by 30 June 2023)
  • people aged 5 years and over with a weakened immune system

The information and resources provided aim to support the workforce to:

  • be fully informed about COVID-19 vaccinations
  • support vaccine confidence and equity
  • be an aid to conversation about the vaccines

Learn more about this year's spring vaccination programme on NHS inform (external website).

Last updated: 15 March 2023