This page provides information about the pneumococcal vaccination and the coronavirus measures. The jab reduces the risk that you will become ill from pneumococci. All GPs will take the coronavirus measures into account during the annual flu vaccination clinic. You can get the pneumococcal vaccination safely.

Pneumococcal disease and COVID-19

Do you have more questions about the pneumococcal vaccination and COVID-19? For example because you have had COVID-19 yourself, or because you are curious about how the coronavirus measures affect the spread of pneumococcal bacteria.

See the most frequently asked questions about the pneumococcal vaccination and COVID-19.

No, that is not necessary. You can get both vaccines at the same time or short after each other. 

No. It is fine to receive these vaccinations within a short time period. Our immune system can respond to several different pathogens or vaccines at the same time.