COVID-19 vaccination and boosters in NSW

Staying up to date with your vaccinations and boosters is a simple step you can take to help protect yourself, your family and everyone you love.

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An additional booster dose is now recommended for people aged 50 and over and people at higher risk of serious illness from COVID-19.

Vaccination is recommended for children aged 6 months to under 5 years at risk of severe COVID-19, and children aged 5 to 11 years.

Influenza vaccinations are free for people aged 65 years and over, children aged 6 months to under 5 years old, Aboriginal people, pregnant women and people at higher risk of serious illness from flu.

Understand the oral COVID-19 antiviral medicines available to treat people within the first 5 days of symptoms appearing.

COVID-19 vaccines are free for everyone in Australia regardless of Medicare or visa status.
Evidence-based answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccines.
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COVID-19 vaccination for workers

Some workers are required to have a COVID-19 vaccination to continue working.

Find out about the rules and how to get a vaccination

Australia's vaccination plan

The Australian Government is leading the COVID-19 vaccine rollout across Australia.

It has developed a national strategy so that everyone can access a safe, effective and free COVID-19 vaccine.

Read common questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.


Help and support

National coronavirus and COVID-19 vaccine helpline

Call this line if you need information about COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccines or help with the COVIDSafe app. The line operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National)

TIS National is for people who do not speak English and for agencies and businesses that need to communicate with their non-English speaking clients.

Read more about COVID-19 vaccination in Easy Read format

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You might prefer to use Easy Read resources about COVID-19 if you find it difficult to read for any reason.

These pages allow you to understand COVID-19 in an easy to read format with pictures and words. 

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