Skip to Main Content Skip to Site Map Skip to Accessibility Statement

Covid-19 vaccination

Covid-19 vaccination logo

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

Seasonal Flu and Autumn Covid-19 Booster is now available to eligible members of the public.

Please follow the signage on the RVH site, most easily accessible from Broadway entrance.

Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital is open:

  • Monday: 08:00 – 17:00
  • Tuesday – Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday 08:00-17:00
  • Saturday 09:00-14:00
  • Sunday: Closed

Appointments for the Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital can be booked here, alternatively walk-ins are welcome to attend on the above days. Please bring photographic ID with you.

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.


  • Autumn 2023 booster

    Please see below eligibility criteria for Autumn 2023 booster. Now available to all who are eligible at the Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital.

    • Everyone aged 65+
    • All residents in a care home for older adults
    • Individuals aged from 6 months to 64 years who are in a clinical risk group (including pregnant women)
    • Carers of any of the ‘at risk’ groups above
    • Household contacts of immunosuppressed individuals (ages 12+)
    • Health and social care workers

    The Spring Booster programme ended on 30/06/23.

    The first booster and Autumn booster programme ended on 31/03/23.

  • Children aged 5 to 11

    Children who are immunocompromised can receive their vaccination at the Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital.

    You can make an appointment for your child at our Vaccination Centre using the online booking system here. Currently appointments are available on Monday 08:00- 17:20 and Saturdays between 09:30 and 15:45, we will also accept walk-ins during this time.

    Children aged 5-11 an now receive two doses of COVID-19 vaccine. Second doses can be given 8 weeks after the first dose.

    For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 5-11 click here.

  • First and Second Dose Covid-19 Vaccine

    First, second and booster doses of the vaccine are still available until 30th June 2023, if you have not yet received them.

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

    Appointments and walk-in slots are available at the Royal Victoria Hospital Vaccination Centre. You can book an appointment here.

    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.

  • COVID-19 Vaccination in Northern Ireland

    To book an appointment for your vaccination please visit the vaccination programme website.

    For more information about the COVID-19 vaccine and the programme please visit NI Direct.

  • Eligibility and ID

    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

Also in this Section

Also in this Section