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This page is updated regularly with the latest information on Covid-19 vaccination clinics for different target groups and age groups.

Please take note of the specific details for your age group below.

Belfast Trust Vaccination Centre

The Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital is open for walk-in vaccinations from 8.30am – 8pm every day.

Belfast Trust Vaccination Clinics

  • Friday 21st January, 10am – 4pm
    Girdwood Community Hub, 10 Girdwood Avenue, Belfast, BT14 6EG
  • Saturday 22nd January, 10am – 4pm 
    The Kennedy Centre (1st floor beside the Food Hall) 580 Falls Road, Belfast, BT11 9EA
  • Monday 24th January 10am – 4pm
    Crusaders Football Club, St Vincent’s Street, BT 15 3QG
  • Tuesday 25th January, 10am-4pm
    Andersontown Leisure Centre, 132 Andersontown Road, BT11 9BY
  • Wednesday 26th January, 10am-2pm
    Short Strand Community Centre, 26a Beechfield Street, BT5 4EQ
  • Thursday 27th January, 10am-4pm
    Highfield Community Centre, High Green, BT13 3SA
  • Friday 28th January, 10am – 4pm
    Queen University, Great Hall
  • Saturday 29th January, 10am-4pm
    Queens University, Great Hall
  • Sunday 30th January, 10am-4pm
    Queens University, Great Hall

Walk-in slots are available at all our vaccination sites.

Appointments for vaccinations at the Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital can be booked here.

Covid-19 vaccines have been approved for use in the UK and are available in Northern Ireland.

The vaccines have met strict standards of safety, quality and effectiveness set out by the independent Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).

Please see the Public Health Agency website for further information on the Covid-19 vaccination programme.


  • 12 to 17 year olds

    If you are aged 12 to 17, you can get your first or second dose of the Pfizer vaccine at the Royal Victoria Hospital Vaccination Centre any day from 8.30am – 8pm.

    Walk-in slots are available at our vaccination sites but appointments for vaccination at the Royal Victoria Hospital Vaccination Centre can also be booked here.

    Alternatively, you can choose to attend one of our walk-in vaccination clinics, which are listed below.

    Belfast Trust Vaccination Clinics

    • Friday 21st January, 10am – 4pm
      Girdwood Community Hub, 10 Girdwood Avenue, Belfast, BT14 6EG
    • Saturday 22nd January, 10am – 4pm 
      The Kennedy Centre (1st floor beside the Food Hall) 580 Falls Road, Belfast, BT11 9EA
    • Monday 24th January 10am – 4pm
      Crusaders Football Club, St Vincent’s Street, BT 15 3QG
    • Tuesday 25th January, 10am-4pm
      Andersontown Leisure Centre, 132 Andersontown Road, BT11 9BY
    • Wednesday 26th January, 10am-2pm
      Short Strand Community Centre, 26a Beechfield Street, BT5 4EQ
    • Thursday 27th January, 10am-4pm
      Highfield Community Centre, High Green, BT13 3SA
    • Friday 28th January, 10am – 4pm
      Queen University, Great Hall
    • Saturday 29th January, 10am-4pm
      Queens University, Great Hall
    • Sunday 30th January, 10am-4pm
      Queens University, Great Hall

    All 12 to 17 year olds are now eligible to receive a second dose of the Pfizer vaccine. Young people in this age category are eligible to receive their second dose:

    • no earlier than 12 weeks after their first dose, OR
    • no earlier than 12 weeks after a positive COVID-19 result following their first dose.

    A large percentage of the vaccinations for 12 to 17 year olds had been provided through the school vaccination programme, however this age group can also receive either dose of their vaccine at any of our vaccination sites.

    All 12 to 15 year olds must either have the written parental consent form completed (this is provided by your school), or have a parent / guardian present to provide verbal consent.

    Clinics open to all eligible age groups:

    • 12 + – first doses
    • 12 + – second doses
    • 18 + – booster
  • 18 year olds and older

    If you are 18 or over and require your booster jab and it has been three months since your second jab please call to any of our centres. No appointment is necessary.

    If you are aged 18 or older, you can get a first or second dose of the Pfizer vaccine at the Royal Victoria Hospital Vaccination Centre any day from 8.30am – 8pm.

    Walk-in slots are available at our vaccination sites but appointments for vaccination at the Royal Victoria Hospital Vaccination Centre can also be booked here.

    You can get a second dose of vaccine eight weeks after your first.

    Alternatively, you can choose to attend one of our walk-in vaccination clinics, which are listed below.

    Belfast Trust Vaccination Clinics

    • Friday 21st January, 10am – 4pm
      Girdwood Community Hub, 10 Girdwood Avenue, Belfast, BT14 6EG
    • Saturday 22nd January, 10am – 4pm 
      The Kennedy Centre (1st floor beside the Food Hall) 580 Falls Road, Belfast, BT11 9EA
    • Monday 24th January 10am – 4pm
      Crusaders Football Club, St Vincent’s Street, BT 15 3QG
    • Tuesday 25th January, 10am-4pm
      Andersontown Leisure Centre, 132 Andersontown Road, BT11 9BY
    • Wednesday 26th January, 10am-2pm
      Short Strand Community Centre, 26a Beechfield Street, BT5 4EQ
    • Thursday 27th January, 10am-4pm
      Highfield Community Centre, High Green, BT13 3SA
    • Friday 28th January, 10am – 4pm
      Queen University, Great Hall
    • Saturday 29th January, 10am-4pm
      Queens University, Great Hall
    • Sunday 30th January, 10am-4pm
      Queens University, Great Hall

     

    You can also get a first dose of Covid-19 vaccine at a local pharmacy.

    A list of all pharmacies offering first doses of Covid-19 vaccine is available on NI Direct.

    Please see the Eligibility and ID section on this page for details on what you should bring to your vaccination.

    Clinics also to all eligible age groups:

    • 12 + – first doses
    • 12 + – second doses
    • 18 + – booster
  • Covid-19 booster

    If you are aged 18  or older and it’s been at least three months since your second dose, you can get the Pfizer Covid-19 booster at  Royal Victoria Hospital Vaccination Centre any day from 8.30am – 8pm.

    Walk-in slots are available at our vaccination site but appointments for vaccination can also be booked here.

    Alternatively, you can choose to attend one of our walk-in vaccination clinics, which are listed below.

    Belfast Trust Vaccination Clinics

    • Friday 21st January, 10am – 4pm
      Girdwood Community Hub, 10 Girdwood Avenue, Belfast, BT14 6EG
    • Saturday 22nd January, 10am – 4pm 
      The Kennedy Centre (1st floor beside the Food Hall) 580 Falls Road, Belfast, BT11 9EA
    • Monday 24th January 10am – 4pm
      Crusaders Football Club, St Vincent’s Street, BT 15 3QG
    • Tuesday 25th January, 10am-4pm
      Andersontown Leisure Centre, 132 Andersontown Road, BT11 9BY
    • Wednesday 26th January, 10am-2pm
      Short Strand Community Centre, 26a Beechfield Street, BT5 4EQ
    • Thursday 27th January, 10am-4pm
      Highfield Community Centre, High Green, BT13 3SA
    • Friday 28th January, 10am – 4pm
      Queen University, Great Hall
    • Saturday 29th January, 10am-4pm
      Queens University, Great Hall
    • Sunday 30th January, 10am-4pm
      Queens University, Great Hall

    Please see the Eligibility and ID section on this page for details on what you should bring to your vaccination.

    Clinics also to all eligible age groups:

    • 12 + – first doses
    • 12 + – second doses
    • 18 + – booster
  • Eligibility and ID

    For the latest guidance on eligibility for Covid-19 vaccination, please see the vaccination programme website.

    Please bring photographic or personal ID when you are going for your vaccine. Acceptable forms of ID include:

    • passport
    • driving licence
    • bus pass
    • carer’s card
    • household bill