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Current flu vaccine eligibility

You are eligible for a free flu jab:

  • If you have a long-term health condition such as asthma or diabetes, or if you’re pregnant, you’re eligible for a free flu vaccination
  • If you are aged over 65 (And where capacity allows towards the end of 2020, aged over 50) you’re eligible for a free flu vaccination
  • If you are carer for vulnerable adults where you could transmit flu to the frail, then you are eligible for a free flu vaccination, and if you live with someone clinically vulnerable to coronavirus.

Children aged 2 and 3, those in primary school or year 7, are also eligible for a free flu vaccination.