Consultation on compulsory vaccination for frontline health and care staff

A consultation is being held focusing on making vaccination compulsory for frontline health and social care staff in England.
Women just after having COVId-19 jab having plaster stuck on arm

The government is seeking views on plans for staff in health and care settings in England to be required to have COVID-19 and flu vaccines, unless they are exempt from vaccination.

The consulation will last for 6 weeks, starting from 9 September 2021. The consultation will also seek views on whether flu vaccines should be a requirement for health and care workers.

For more information, visit the GOV.UK website.