The UK Chief Medical Officer recommends, on public health grounds, that the offer of universal vaccination of a first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is extended to all children and young people aged 12 to 15 not already covered by existing Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) advice.

More information about the vaccine can be viewed on the NHS website.

In Warrington, vaccinations are available at local GP-led vaccination centres, some pharmacies, and larger mass vaccination sites.

You can book a vaccination appointment or attend an advertised public drop-in session. Please leave eight weeks between doses.

Please note: you may need to be observed for 15 minutes after receiving your jab.

Stockton Heath Medical Centre

Every Saturday in October, 9am to 12noon (please use the rear entrance).

Vaccine doses are available as follows:

  • One primary dose - people aged 16 and 17
  • Two primary doses - people aged 18 and over (minimum of eight weeks apart)
  • Three primary doses - for immunosupressed people (minimum of eight weeks apart)
  • Booster dose - for health workers, people aged 16 to 49 with underlying health conditions, and people aged 50 and over (from six months following second dose) 

National booking service

You can book vaccine appointments at a local vaccination site using the national NHS booking service. You will be directed to the nearest sites with available appointments.

Sites available in Warrington are the Imman Pharmacy in Bewsey and The Village Hotel at Centre Park. Appointments can be booked at both sites using the national NHS booking service.

Find out more about available drop-in sessions at vaccination sites across Cheshire and Merseyside


Vaccination FAQs

NHS Warrington Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has put together information about the local community vaccination programme, including details of public drop-in sessions and a list of frequently asked questions. This includes questions about access to appointments and how to book.


Social care staff

All frontline social care workers, including care home workers, home care workers, and those working in day centres and supported living, who have close personal contact with those who are clinically at risk from COVID-19 should be vaccinated.

Further information on vaccinations for social care staff can be viewed on the NHS website.

If you believe you, your organisation, or the service you provide falls into this group, or you are unsure and want further advice, please send the following information to socialcare-covidvac@warrington.gov.uk

  • Name and address of your organisation (please include a link to a website where possible)
  • If you are a private carer, an outline of the care you provide and how you are paid for this
  • CQC registration (if applicable)
  • Number of staff who have not yet been vaccinated