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About the vaccines

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, medical and scientific professionals have been working together to develop a vaccine to help stop the spread of the virus.

Following a thorough review carried out by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), several new vaccines have been approved for use within the UK and Isle of Man. 

Use the links below for information specific to each vaccine including:

  • Vaccine provider Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) for health professionals
  • Vaccine provider Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) for recipients
  • Conditions of authorisation for the vaccine
  • Public assessment report and summary for vaccine authorisation

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine
Authorised for use with UK and IOM on 2 December 2020

Oxford University/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine
Authorised for use with UK and IOM on 30 December 2020

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
Authorised for use with UK and IOM for use on 8 January 2020

For more information, see our frequently asked questions