Children aged 12 years and older can now book an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine. The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) recommends the Comirnaty (Pfizer) or Spikevax (Moderna) vaccine for people 12 years and older.
How to speak to children and young people about COVID-19 vaccines
It's natural for children to be curious and to have lots of questions about COVID-19 vaccinations. The Department of Health has provided some tips for speaking to children before and after they receive a vaccine.
COVID-19 vaccine information for teens and parents/guardians
There are lots of reasons for young people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Check out this resource for key information on vaccines for teens, and their parents and guardians.