Where can I get the vaccination?
Eligible people can get a free vaccination from their General Practice, and it is usually the practice nurse who administers the vaccine. The vaccine is injected into the upper arm. For children 6 months to 15 months, it is injected into the upper thigh.
From 2017 some community pharmacies provide free influenza vaccinations to:
- individuals aged 65 years and older
- pregnant women (any trimester)
Those not eligible for free vaccination: influenza vaccination is available from:
Please contact your provider regarding vaccination charges.