Primary Health Care Centers
The COVID-19 vaccine is offered at all Primary Health Care Centers in Qatar. The vaccine is offered by invitation only according to the phased vaccination plan. The targeted groups will receive an SMS invitation to come to their health center on a specified date and time.
Currently the following groups are gradually being invited for COVID-19 vaccinations:
- People aged 40 years of age and above regardless of their health conditions
- People with moderate chronic medical conditions
- Healthcare professionals and other key workers in different ministries and industries, including teachers and school administration staff.
Qatar National Convention Center
A vaccination center has been set-up at Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) for specific groups on a priority basis.
Attending this center is by invitation only. Invitations are sent in a gradual and phased manner to ensure the safety of society and a smooth and effective vaccination process. The targeted groups will receive an SMS invitation to come to the vaccination center on the dates specified.
The current stage targets the teaching and administrative staff in schools.
Drive-through Vaccination Center
A drive-through vaccination centers have been set-up in Lusail & Al Wakra. The centers currently cater for people receiving their second dose only.
People do not need an appointment to attend the drive-through centers. However, as the centers are only for people receiving their second dose, they must attend in the date that will be given at the time of the first dose.
People cannot visit the drive-through centers on a day other than the set date for the second dose.
People attending the drive-through centers will be seen on a first-come-first-seen basis. At peak times you may be required to wait while other people are seen first.
The drive-through centers' operating hours are 11am to 10pm, 7 days a week. Note that last entrance to the center will be 9pm.