Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly has confirmed that the Covid-19 vaccine portal will open for those aged 16-17-years-old from today.
The move means the portal is now open for anyone in Ireland over 16-years-old to avail of a vaccine.
The portal opened for everyone over 18 just one week ago.
To register online for a vaccination people will need:
An Taoiseach has urged younger people to get the Covid-19 vaccine, noting that 87% of cases reported yesterday were in people under 45-years-old.