Coronavirus vaccination rollout

The covid-19 vaccine is safe and the best precaution you can take to protect yourself against the virus.

If you have any questions about the covid-19 vaccine, you can arrange a free telephone appointment with a local clinician by calling 07706 735 915 – lines are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

 

Who can get the vaccine

  • everyone aged 5 and over can get a 1st and 2nd dose of the covid-19 vaccine
  • people aged 16 and over, and some children aged 12 to 15, can also get a booster dose
  • people aged 12 and over who had a severely weakened immune system when they had their first 2 doses, will be offered a 3rd dose and a booster (4th dose)
  • people aged 75 and over, people who live in care homes for older people, and people aged 12 and over who have a weakened immune system, will be offered a spring booster

For more information on eligibility and time between doses visit the NHS website.

Local vaccination events and clinics

You can book your vaccination appointment through the national NHS booking system or by calling 119.

To find your nearest walk-in centre you can use the NHS Grab a Jab finder or browse all local vaccination sites on this page.

Local vaccination centres

Homerton University Hospital Education Centre, Clifden Rd, E9 6SR

By appointment only

  • Monday 8.30am to 2pm and 3pm to 6pm – ages 5 to 11 year olds only
  • Wednesday 8.30am to 2pm
  • Friday 8.30am to 2pm and 3pm to 6pm – ages 5 to 11 year olds only
  • Saturday 9.30am to 1pm – ages 5 to 11 year olds only and 1.30pm to 5pm

John Scott Health Centre, 220 Green Lanes, Woodberry Down N4 2NU

Pfizer or Astrazeneca-Oxford vaccinations.

Age group: 5+

Visit the NHS website to see the opening hours this week

Walk-in appointments are available for anyone over the age of 12, appointments for those aged 5 – 11 must be booked through the NHS booking system.

St Leonards Hospital vaccination centre, Nuttall St N1 5LZ

Pfizer vaccinations.

Age group: 18+

  • Tuesday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm
  • Thursday: 12.30pm to 6.30pm

Vaccination Centre, 3a Bocking Street E8 3RU

Pfizer or Astrazeneca-Oxford vaccinations.

Age group: 5+

Visit the NHS website to see the opening hours this week

Walk-in appointments are available for anyone over the age of 12, appointments for those aged 5 – 11 must be booked through the NHS booking system.

Pharmacy clinics

Unless otherwise stated, the pharmacies are vaccinating people aged 16 and over. Walk-ins are available at all clinics but we recommend booking through the NHS booking system to guarantee an appointment.

Benjamin Chemist, 190 Stoke Newington High St, London N16 7JD

Moderna vaccinations (doses 1, 2 and booster)

  • Monday – Saturday 9am to 6pm

Boots, 120 Fleet Street EC4A 2BE

Moderna vaccinations (booster)

  • Monday to Friday 8.45am to 4pm

Moderna vaccinations (2nd doses)

  • Monday to Friday 1pm to 2pm

Pfizer vaccinations (doses 1 and 2 only)

  • Monday to Friday 4pm to 5.15pm

Haggerston Pharmacy, 201 Haggerston Road E8 4HU

Moderna and Pfizer (doses 1, 2 and booster)

  • Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm

Murrays Pharmacy, 96-98 Murray Grove N1 7QP

Pfizer and Moderna vaccinations (doses 1, 2 and booster)

  • Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm
  • Saturday 9am to 5.30pm

Silverfields Pharmacy,141 Homerton High Street E9 6AS

Pfizer and Moderna vaccinations (doses 1, 2 and booster)

  • Monday to Saturday 9am to 6pm

Vaccination FAQs

Dr Sandra Husbands, Director of Public Health answers some common questions on the covid-19 vaccine

Page updated on: 13 July 2022