COVID-19 Vaccination

The COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective and will protect you from COVID-19. All vaccines given in Australia have passed tests to prove they are safe and work well. The COVID-19 vaccine is free and you can choose to have the vaccine or not. Information about the COVID-19 vaccine is available in 62 different languages. To access this information, please click below: 

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Further Information

There is also detailed information in the QLD COVID-19 vaccination information resource (English). To access this information, please click below:

Getting the Vaccination

The Australian COVID-19 vaccination program has started. The program is being delivered in stages. People will get the vaccination at different times depending on their circumstances, age and health. You can check when you will be able to get the vaccine by using the eligibility checker at link below.  If you are not sure when you will be able to get the vaccine, speak to your doctor or call the Multicultural Connect Line (1300 079 020).

Visa Status & Vaccination

The vaccine is available free of cost to Australian citizens, permanent residents and visa holders including international students, people seeking asylum, temporary-protection visa holders, those on bridging visas and those whose visas have been cancelled.  If you do not have a current Medicare card, you can be vaccinated at a hospital service. If you are unsure if you are eligible or where you can make an appointment, call the Multicultural Connect Line on 1300 079 020 for more information.

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