From 17 May 2021, people in England who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can demonstrate their vaccination status for international travel. A full course is currently two doses of any approved vaccine. Vaccine status will be available from:
It may take more than a week for your identity to be checked and verified so you can use this service.
If you cannot access the online services, and you have had 2 vaccines, you can request a paper letter from the NHS by calling 119. Only call 119 if you are due to travel abroad in the near future and have had your second dose more than 5 working days ago. It may take 7 working days for the letter to arrive.
This practice is not able to provide you with a letter that shows your COVID-19 vaccination status.
When you’re planning your travel, check the latest information on demonstrating your COVID-19 status when travelling abroad on the gov.uk website. Make sure there is time to get proof of your vaccination status before you leave.
We are continuing to invite our patients within the cohorts. If you receive a letter inviting you to a mass vaccination centre you have a choice, you can wait a few weeks for us to invite you to the surgery for a vaccination or you can travel to a mass vaccination hub this can be arranged by calling 119. Please DO NOT call us with enquiries regarding these letters. The surgery has nothing to do with the mass vaccination sites or the letters inviting you to book a vaccine there. The surgery is working very hard to vaccinate all our patients and will be in touch by phone or text when it is your turn.