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These pages will be updated shortly to reflect changes to the guidance.

We are now prioritising household contacts of adults who are immunosuppressed for vaccination.

If you are aged 16 or over and a household contact of a severely immunosuppressed adult (gov.uk), please complete theĀ self referral form on the NHS website.

The form will be updated to enable 12 to 15 year olds to self-refer.

Adults who are immunosuppressed have a weaker immune system. They are more likely to have poorer outcomes if they get infected with COVID-19. Vaccinating household contacts will help limit the spread of the virus.

JCVI do not currently advise vaccinating children who are household contacts. They also do not currently advise vaccinating household contacts of immunosuppressed children.