Free Flu Jabs

Free Flu Jabs

Protect yourself and your loved ones this winter season against flu with our private and nhs flu jab services. the flu vaccination service usually available between september and march.

why get a flu jab?

flu is a contagious viral disease that can spread by coughing, sneezing or touching contaminated surfaces or people. stay healthy and protect your friends, family and work colleagues by getting vaccinated. last year community pharmacies administered over 1 million flu jabs in the uk. one of our pharmacists will carry out a consultation to ensure that the flu jab is safe and appropriate for you. you may ask any questions that you might have about flu vaccinations during this consultation.

free nhs flu jabs

flu can be serious in some patient groups as it can lead to further complications. the nhs free flu jab service provides free flu vaccination to these specific patient groups. those eligible for the free flu vaccination includes the over 65s, pregnant women and those with certain medical conditions. our pharmacists will check your eligibility for the free flu vaccination during your consultation. if you are not eligible for the free nhs flu jab, you can get the private flu jab at a very competitive price at our pharmacy.

free flu jab available for below individuals this is not an exhaustive list -

65 years and over

chronic respiratory disease

chronic heart disease

chronic liver disease

chronic neurological disease



aspenia / splenic dysfunction

pregnant woman

social care worker, carer and hospice worker

person in long stay residential care home

in household contact with immunocompromised individual and those shielded during covid-19

morbidly obese (bmi over 40)

age 50-64 (once announcement has been made, end of november/december)

employed through direct payment or personal health budget (personal home to home carers)

learning disability

private flu jab

our pharmacy offers the private flu vaccination service. you will be able to protect yourself and your loved ones with the private flu jab services if you don’t qualify for the free nhs flu jab services. our private flu jab service is very competitively priced.