Frequently asked questions

Who is eligible for a booster and will it cost anything?

COVID-19 booster doses are free for everyone in Australia, and you are eligible to receive one if you:

  • are 16 years or older, and
  • have had your second dose of COVID-19 vaccination at least 3 months ago.

Age requirements may change, so please check the latest eligibility criteria on the Department of Health's Booster vaccine website