COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Expands Statewide in April
Vaccinations opening for all Californians aged 50 and up April 1st, and 16 and up April 15th.
California is allocating COVID-19 vaccines as they become available to ensure equitable distribution. Vaccinations are prioritized according to risk and age.
|Healthcare workers and long-term care residents (Phase 1A)||Now vaccinating|
People with a high chance of exposure and those 65 or older (Phase 1B)
Sector populations with high chance of exposure:
Individuals age 16 or older at higher risk
People with certain significant high-risk:
|Individuals 50 or older||Starts April 1, 2021|
Every Californian 16 or older
Vaccination of people younger than 16 will start as soon as the COVID-19 vaccines are approved for them
|Starts April 15, 2021|
For further details, please review the California Department of Public Health’s Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Guidelines and Provider Bulletin. California’s COVID-19 vaccine website with additional information and resources is available here.
Every Californian can verify their eligibility or schedule with My Turn by signing up at myturn.ca.gov or calling (833) 422-4255.