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Covid-19 vaccination

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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

Please follow the signage on site to the new centre.

The Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital is open:

  • Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:30
  • Saturday 10:00 – 16:00
  • Sunday 10:00 – 14:00

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.


  • Autumn Booster

    Appointments for those eligible are available at the Belfast Trust Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital.

    Eligibility criteria for COVID-19 Booster Programme:

    • Everyone aged 50+
    • 5-49 year olds immunosuppressed
    • 5-49 year olds household contacts of immunosuppressed
    • 16-49 year olds who are carers
    • Frontline HSC workers
    • Pregnant women

    We would encourage anyone who is eligible to come for their vaccination at the earliest opportunity. Appointments for vaccination can be made via the HSCNI Get Vaccinated site.

  • Children aged 5 to 11

    Children in a clinical risk group or children who live with someone who is immunosuppressed can receive their vaccination at our clinic in the Children’s Hospital.

    You can make an appointment for your child at our children’s vaccination clinic at the Non-Clinical Support Building at the Royal Victoria Hospital using the online booking system here. Currently appointments are only available on Saturdays between 10am and 4pm, 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 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

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