Advisory

COVID-19 VACCINATION CAMPAIGN

PUBLIC ADVISORY

Wednesday, 1st December 2021

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services is conducting the COVID-19 vaccination (first and second dose) campaign in communities across Fiji.

The following are the COVID-19 vaccination venues for Wednesday, 1st November 2021. Mobile vaccination drive is also conducted in communities. Prior notice will be delivered through district advisory councilors, Turaga ni Koros (village headmen), community health workers, representatives, and mass media communication.

The mobile team will visit households having HOMEBOUND individuals due to illness or old age and for any persons with disabilities. For home vaccination, please call or texts details to Vodafone numbers: 8618482 or 8618970 or 8619599. Digicel numbers: 7474273 or 7474272 or 7474270 between Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm only. Any queries after this period can be made to 158.

Who can receive the COVID-19 vaccine?

  • All individuals aged 18 years and above can receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

This includes pregnant women, individuals with underlying medical conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, asthma, chronic lung disease, cardiac disease, severe obesity, liver disease, and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, and persons with disabilities.

Please present your valid photo identification e.g., Joint FNPF/FRCA, driver’s license, passport, student ID, or FNPF card to register for vaccination. If you have registered, please be ready with your registration reference number and valid photo identification.

It is highly recommended that you self-register online for the vaccine at vra.digitalfiji.gov.fj.

The vaccination campaign will last until all the doses are utilized.

Vaccination Coverage Registration and Vaccination Sites Time
Serua/Namosi Subdivision
Navua Old Navua Hospital 9am-4pm
Suva Subdivision
Drive through vaccination Albert Park Drive Through 9am-5pm
Nasinu Subdivision
Open to all public members Valelevu Health Centre 9am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Nakasi Health Centre 8.30am-4pm
Rewa Subdivision
Individuals aged 18 years and above Parish Hall Nausori- Drive through/walk-in vaccination 9am-3pm
Pregnant women Nausori Maternity 9am-4pm
Ra Subdivision
Individuals aged 18 years and above Rakiraki Muslim school 9am-4pm
Ba Subdivision
Individuals aged 18 years and above Balevuto Health Centre 8am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Nailaga Health Centre 8am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Ba Health Centre 8am-4pm
Lautoka Subdivision
Individuals aged 18 years and above St. Thomas Primary School 9am-3pm
Nadi Subdivision
Individuals aged 18 years and above Civic Centre 9am-3pm
Nadroga/Navosa Subdivision
Individuals aged 18 years and above St Joan of Arc 9am-4pm
Macuata Subdivision
Labasa Medical Area
Individuals aged 18 years and above Nasea Health Centre 9am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Amrit Arcade 9am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above St Mary’s Primary School 9am-4pm
Savusavu
Individuals aged 18 years and above Khemendra Central School 9am-4pm
Taveuni
Individuals aged 18 years and above Waiyevo Health Centre 9am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Vuna Health Centre 9am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Vuna Nursing Station 9am-4pm
Individuals aged 18 years and above Yacata Nursing Station 9am-4pm

COVID-19 safe protocols during vaccination:

  • Do not crowd at the vaccination site or in front of the mobile bus. Wait for your turn to be vaccinated;
  • Wear a mask;
  • Wash your hands with soap and water or sanitize thoroughly before and after being vaccinated;
  • Maintain safe physical distancing of 2 meters from another person;
  • Do not get into close contact with anyone while waiting to be vaccinated;
  • Switch on your mobile careFIJI application.
  • Please refrain from going to the vaccination site if you are feeling sick or experiencing COVID-19 like symptoms of dry cough, fever, fatigue/tiredness, loss of taste or smell, shortness of breath/chest pain, aches, and pains. You will get a chance to be vaccinated after you complete your 14 days of isolation and recover from COVID-19.

Pay attention to all announcements made by the vaccination team.

COVID-19 safe protocols are to be followed by everyone even after vaccination.

The COVID-19 vaccine requires two doses for full efficacy. The date of the second dose of an individual’s COVID-19 vaccine will be provided on the vaccine card.