FAQs – Vaccine coverage and eligibility

This FAQ section contains our questions related to COVID-19 Vaccine coverage and eligibility.

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Explainer: Priority groups for the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme

The order in which people will be offered a vaccine is based on advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) – see an explainer video here.

To view or download a visual graphic listing the top 10 priority groups, please click on the image in this box.

We are currently vaccinating Priority Group 1-6.

Visit NHS.UK for a definition of who is included in the clinically extremely vulnerable (high risk) and clinically vulnerable (moderate risk) groups.

Questions on the priority groups


Who cannot get the COVID-19 vaccine


COVID and the flu vaccines