Covid-19 Autumn 2023 booster vaccine, UK NHS

A COVID-19 booster dose immunisation programme will be available in UK from September 11th 2023. 

The COVID-19 booster dose is being offered to the following groups of people:

  • Age 65 and over
  • ‘Clinically vulnerable’ people aged 6 months – 64 years – this includes people on immunosuppressive treatment
  • People aged 12 – 64 who are household contacts of people with immunosuppression
  • Care home residents and staff
  • Frontline health and social care workers 
  • People aged 16 – 64 who care for elderly adults

You may be offered the COVID-19 booster and the flu vaccine at the same appointment. For more information, go to