COVID-19 vaccination rollout phases

Phase Eligible populations
Phase 1a

Phase 1b

Phase 2a

  • Adults aged 50-69 years
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18-49
  • Other critical and high-risk workers
Phase 2b
  • Balance of population aged between 16-49
  • Catch up any unvaccinated Australians from previous phases

Phase 3

  • People under 16 years if recommended
Last reviewed: 03-05-2021
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