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Covid-19 vaccination programme

Booking vaccinations

Vaccination and booster appointments can be booked online or by phone via the National Booking System:

Some sites also offer walk-in vaccinations, where you do not need to pre-book an appointment - see below.

Booster vaccinations

All adults aged 18 and over are eligible for a vaccine booster jab three months after having their second jab. You can book an appointment online via the national booking website or call the national booking service on 119. Some sites also offer walk-in vaccinations with no need to book (see below).

Find out more about booster vaccinations and who is eligible at the NHS website.

First jab

Anyone aged 18+ can walk in without an appointment and get their vaccine at vaccination sites across Nottinghamshire. Please check the times first, as they vary daily from site to site. Vaccination centres and their opening times are listed on The Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG website.

16 and 17 year olds can get their jabs at some of the vaccination centres in Nottinghamshire, there is no need to book. Please visit the CCG website to check the centres and times that vaccinations for 16 and 17 year olds are available.

12 to 15 year olds and at-risk children are being offered two doses, 12 weeks apart. You can find out where to get these vaccinations at the CCG website. The government has produced easy read resources for children and young people about the covid-19 vaccination.

Second jab

It is important to have two doses to get the full effectiveness from the vaccine. Second jabs are available for anyone that had their first jab at least 8 weeks ago. 

Where to go for your vaccination

There are many sites across Gedling and Nottinghamshire delivering vaccinations, including dedicated vaccination centres, pharmacies and GP practices. Find out where your nearest vaccination site is at the local NHS website. When you visit the national booking website it will show you the available appointments for these sites. More appointments are added to the booking site regularly.

Several sites also offer walk-in vaccinations, with no need to book.

Find your nearest walk in site or book an appointment on the NHS website.

 

If you are feeling unwell, please do not attend for your vaccination and make an alternative appointment when you have fully recovered.

Clinically vulnerable, clincally extremely vulnerable people and carers 

If you are eligible under one of these categories, you can book your Covid-19 vaccination appointment by visiting the national booking system or calling 119. 

Find out more at the CCG website. The NHS have an FAQs document on clinically vulnerable people.  There is also a vaccinations FAQ for clinically extremely vulnerable people on the CCG website.

Housebound residents

A special ‘roving team’ of vaccinators, made up of healthcare staff, GPs and nurses, is delivering the service to housebound residents. If anyone is housebound and has not yet been contacted, they should now call 0115 883 4640. You can find out more about the vaccinatination programme for housebound residents at the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG website.

Helping others to book their vaccination appointment

There is guidance on the CCG website on how you can help others to book their vaccination appointments.

Not yet booked?

If you haven't yet had your vaccination, don't worry, you have not missed your chance. Simply book your appointment via the online booking system or by calling 119. Anyone aged 18+ can simply walk in and get a 1st dose vaccination at a vaccination centre without an appointment.

What happens after vaccination?

For information or guidance on what to expect after your Covid-19 vaccination, please read more on the GOV.UK website.

Further information

You can find out more about the vaccine on the NHS website. For general information on the Covid-19 vaccination, please visit the GOV.UK website.

You can find out more about the vaccination programme across Nottinghamshire by visiting Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Clinical Commissioning Group's website.

For more information, please read the FAQs which contain information on the vaccines, the vaccination programme and getting to your vaccination appointment: