Everyone in Australia will be offered a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine. Be prepared and know what to expect before and after your vaccination.
WHAT SHOULD I DO BEFORE I GET VACCINATED FOR COVID-19?
Continue to protect yourself and your family against COVID-19:
Use the COVID-19 vaccine eligibility checker to see if you are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
PREPARING FOR COVID VACCINATION
While you wait for your appointment, there are some things you can do now to get ready. See the patient factsheet from the Department of Health about preparing for COVID-19 vaccination:
Mild side effects such as headache and fatigue are common for 24-48 hours so please consider this in your planning. Please read the following patient information about the AstraZeneca Vaccine, Comirnaty (Pfizer) Vaccine and the COVID-19 Vaccination Program:
AFTER YOUR VACCINE
For more information about what to expect after being given the Covid-19 vaccination, booking your second appointment and how the information you provide at your appointment is used, visit: