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 Autumn 2023 Covid19 Vaccination programme commences on 18th September.
Please follow the signage on the RVH site, most easily accessible from Broadway entrance.
From 18th September the Vaccination Centre at the Royal Victoria Hospital will open:
- Monday: 08:00 – 17:00
- Tuesday – Wednesday: Closed
- Thursday 08:00-20:30
- 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).
Autumn 2023 booster
Please see below eligibility criteria for Autumn 2023 booster (commences 18th September)
- 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.
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
Eligibility and ID
Please bring photographic or personal ID when you are going for your vaccine. Acceptable forms of ID include:
- driving licence
- bus pass
- carer’s card
- household bill