New Shingles Vaccine Update

The new shingles programme starts on the 1st September 2023 and is a phased programme over 10 years.

Important: Please don’t call the surgery about this, you will be invited if you are eligible.

Current eligible patients need to meet the following criteria:

  • Between 70 and 79 years old,
  • 65 years old, but born between September 1, 1958, and August 31, 195
  • 50 years or older and are severely immunocompromised