If you fall into one of these groups, you can ask your GP about an NHS flu vaccination.
Some pharmacies also offer free NHS flu vaccinations to adults and social care workers in the groups above, however, this pharmacies will not offer it for children.
You should also have a vaccination if you work in healthcare or a social care worker directly involved with patient care.
According to the NHS, you may also be able to have the flu vaccine at your GP surgery or a local pharmacy offering the service if you’re a frontline health or social care worker employed by a:
If you are not eligible for the flu vaccine on the NHS, you can request one privately.
This is available from pharmacies or in supermarkets and is provided on a private patient basis – and costs up to £20 for a private flu vaccine.