Who can get the COVID-19 vaccines

  • The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is recommended for people aged 16 years and older.
  • The Moderna vaccine is recommended for people aged 18 years and older.
  • If you have had a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) or an immediate allergic reaction—even if it was not severe—to any ingredient in an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine,  you should not get an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine.

Pregnant women, those trying to get pregnant and breastfeeding women are not excluded from getting the vaccine.

More about different vaccines here.