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Why you have to wait for your COVID-19 vaccination

People most at risk from the complications of COVID-19 are being offered the vaccine first.

An independent group of experts has recommended that the NHS first offers these vaccines to those at highest risk of catching the disease and of suffering serious complications or dying from COVID-19. This includes older adults in care homes and frontline health and social care workers.

When more vaccine becomes available, the vaccines will be offered to other people at risk as soon as possible.

Download the guidance explaining why you have to wait your turn.