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Vaccination information for 12-15 year olds

This page was last updated on 1 October 2021.

This autumn all young people aged 12 to 15 years are being offered the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a very infectious respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Very few healthy children and young people with COVID-19 infection go on to have severe disease.

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