COVID-19 vaccinations received outside of England

Please note: Our reception team are unable to validate and record COVID-19 vaccinations received outside of England, If you have been vaccinated abroad and would like your vaccination records validated and added to the NHS App COVID Pass please continue reading below. Thank you


From 9th December 2021, patients are now able to book a face to face appointment at selected sites across the country using this link or by calling 119, to have their overseas vaccination records validated and recorded.

The new service will capture evidence of COVID-19 vaccinations administered in countries outside of England and have these recorded. To be eligible to use the service people must:

  • Have received one of the four MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency) approved vaccine types for use in England: AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria) / Pfizer/BioNTech (Comirnaty) / Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) / or Moderna (Spikevax)
  • Be aged 18 or over
  • Have an NHS number
  • Be able to attend the face to face appointment with photographic ID (Passport or UK Driving Licence) and evidence of their vaccination record.

Published: Dec 14, 2021