Starting next week, the first people in the next age group will receive an invitation from RIVM for a COVID-19 vaccination. These people were born in 1952. The invitations will be delivered from Tuesday on. In total, this involves about 200,000 people. They will receive the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.

Make an appointment online

People born in 1952 can already schedule an appointment online via, even before receiving the invitation. By now, the Municipal Public Health Services (GGDs) have opened more than 100 locations where people can go to get vaccinated.

Schedule for the vaccination campaign

The Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS) determines the order in which groups are vaccinated. The advisory reports of the Health Council of the Netherlands are used as guidance. The start date for vaccination of the various target groups depends on vaccine availability. For the latest order of vaccination, please visit