Coronavirus vaccine leaflets

Leaflets explaining why the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine is being offered and how, when and where it will be given.

All of the information leaflets are correct at their date of publication.

Adults

Leaflets about the coronavirus vaccination (jab, injection) for adults.

COVID-19 vaccine - Adult leaflets 

Young people

Leaflets about the coronavirus vaccination (jab, injection) for young people and children.

COVID-19 vaccine - 12 to 17 year olds

Children

Leaflets about the coronavirus vaccination (jab, injection) for children.

COVID-19 vaccine - 5 to 11 year olds

Pregnancy advice

Leaflets about the coronavirus vaccination (jab, injection) if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

COVID-19 vaccine - Pregnancy leaflet

What to expect

Leaflets explaining what to expect after your coronavirus vaccination (jab, injection).

COVID-19 vaccine - What to expect leaflet

COVID-19 vaccine - What to expect leaflet for 12 to 17 year olds

COVID-19 vaccine - What to expect leaflet for 5 to 11 year olds

Waiting after your vaccine

Leaflet about the wait time following coronavirus vaccination (jab, injection).

COVID-19 vaccine - waiting after your COVID-19 vaccine

Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots

Leaflet about the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccination (jab, injection) and blood rare clots.

COVID-19 vaccine - Rare blood clotting information leaflet

Alternative formats

These leaflets are also available in British Sign Language (BSL) and audio on NHS inform, and Easy Read, large print and other languages through Public Health Scotland.

You can request other formats (Braille, E-text etc) and other languages of these leaflets by emailing the publications team at Public Health Scotland.

The following leaflets were produced by the vaccine manufacturers and are currently unavailable in other languages or alternative formats.

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

Information about the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, including a full list of ingredients and side effects, is available on GOV.UK.

Information for UK recipients on Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine (for adults and adolescents aged 12 years and over)

Information for UK recipients on Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine (child-sized dose for children aged 5 to 11 years)

Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Information about the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, including a full list of ingredients and side effects, is available on GOV.UK.

Information for UK recipients on Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

Information about the Moderna coronavirus vaccine, including a full list of ingredients and side effects, is available on GOV.UK.

Information for UK recipients on the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

Last updated:
15 August 2022