Espoo follows the recommendations of the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare in COVID-19 vaccinations

Published: 14.7.2022 11.23

Espoo follows the recommendations of the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) in COVID-19 vaccinations, and the City is well prepared to expand the target groups of fourth vaccinations.

When will Espoo expand the target groups of fourth COVID-19 vaccinations? 

The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) will recommend expanding the fourth vaccinations in early autumn. According to preliminary information, the recommendation on expanding the fourth vaccinations will come in early August. Espoo will start vaccinating new groups once THL has issued its official recommendation. 

THL to recommend a fourth coronavirus vaccine dose for over 60-year-olds and over 12-year-olds who belong to risk groups

Is Espoo prepared to expand the target groups of fourth COVID-19 vaccinations? 

Espoo is prepared to expand the vaccinations according to the preliminary information issued by THL. The preparations for expanding the target groups of fourth vaccinations are going well. 

When will I know when I can make an appointment for my COVID-19 vaccinations in Espoo?  

We will publish further information on the City of Espoo website once the groups of people to be vaccinated according to THL’s official recommendation have been confirmed and once the vaccination appointments can be made.

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