We are vaccination against Covid-19 in phase 4 in Stockholm, Skåne and Västra Götaland. We have compiled the latest information here.
We will vaccinate against Covid-19 based on the guidelines and order of priority established in the respective region.
We will regularly update the information on this page regarding vaccination for Stockholm, Skåne, Västra Götaland and Sörmland. You can find your nearest Helsa healthcare centre at helsa.se.
There are currently two approved vaccines available in Sweden.
Astra Zenacas vaccine will no longer be provided to any region in Sweden from first of September 2021. People over 65 who have not taken their first dose will be given either Pfizer/BioNTech's or Moderna's vaccine instead.
The vaccine is given as an injection in the upper arm, and maximum protective effect is achieved 1 week after the last dose. Redness and local tenderness at the site of the injection are normal. Headaches and muscle and joint pain can also occur. More information about the coronavirus vaccine can be found on the Swedish Medical Products Agency's website läkemedelsverkets website (Swedish).
The Public Health Agency of Sweden recommends that groups with the greatest need for protection should be given priority in different phases.
Diseases or conditions that increase the risk of severe Covid-19:
People under 18:
It is free of charge to get vaccinated against Covid-19.
Due to current recommendations, vaccination is not recommended for those who:
The vaccines that are currently approved in Sweden are given in two doses.
Show all questions
About the vaccine
Different vaccines types
After the vaccination
Levels of protection
Last updated 2021-08-23