The UK’s Covid vaccination programme rollout is continuing to progress, with those in younger age groups now being invited for the jab.
But when will those in the over-30s age group be invited for a vaccine?
Here’s what you need to know.
When will the over 30s receive a Covid vaccine?
In the second phase of the coronavirus vaccination rollout programme, the vaccine is being offered to those under 50 years old in the following order:
- 40 to 49 years
- 30 to 39 years
- 18 years and over
In England, those aged 30 and over are now being invited to receive a Covid vaccine.
According to the NHS you can get the Covid-19 jab in England if:
- you’re aged 30 and over
- you will turn 30 before 1 July 2021
You can book appointments at a larger vaccination centre or pharmacy now, or wait to be invited to go to a local NHS service.
In Northern Ireland, those aged 25 and over can now book a vaccination, whereas in Wales those aged 18-29 are now being invited to receive a Covid jab.
In Scotland, those aged between 18 and 29 can now register to get a coronavirus vaccine.