People in Ireland aged between 30 and 34-years-old will be able to register for a Covid-19 vaccine from next week.
“The progress in our Covid-19 Vaccination programme continues. AstraZeneca second doses for those aged 60-69 to be completed in coming weeks,” Health Minister Stephen Donnelly said.
“351,000 vaccines administered last week. HSE planning to open registration for those age 30-34 towards the end of next week,” he added.
64% of Irish adults have now received at least one Covid-19 vaccine, with 42% fully vaccinated.
It is understood that people under the age of 35-years-old will soon be able to avail of the Janssen and AstraZeneca vaccines, which will speed up the vaccination roll-out.