See who is being offered vaccination right now
At present, members of the following groups are offered vaccination:
- Those who are born 2005 or erlier.
Do not make an appointment if you:
- are born 2006 or later.
- were vaccinated less than 7 days ago.
Vaccination of children and adolescents
Those who are born 2005 and earlier are recommended to get vaccinated against covid-19.
Children and adolescents have the right to participate in making decisions about their own healthcare, vaccination against covid-19 is no exception. The health professionals at the vaccination clinic will make an individual assessment of whether or not the person can make descicions about their own healthcare. A maturity assessment is done to make sure that the person understands what it means to get vaccinated.
Children who have difficulty understanding oral and written information or difficulty following instructions need to be accompanied by a guardian to the vaccination clinic. If the child brings a completed consent form (samtyckesblankett), a guardian does not need to accompany the child.
The Public Health Agency recommends that a third dose vaccine should be given to individuals whose immune system is severely impaired as a result of illness or medication, in order to increase protection against Covid‑19.
If you are among those who are recommended an additional dose, you will receive more information about how to make an appointment. It is not possible to make an appointment via 1177.se.
- If you are being treated with rituximab, you will receive a physical letter in the post with information about how to make an appointment.
- If you are being treated with haemodialysis, you will receive information from your treating physician.
- If your immune system is severely impaired, you will receive a letter with information about your appointment in your digital mailbox. If you have not registered a digital mailbox, you will receive a physical letter in the post.
How to make an appointment
Making an appointment via 1177.se
You make an appointment by selecting a vaccination clinic and logging in using electronic ID.
Making appointments for those unable to use 1177.se
If you have no electronic ID you may call the vaccination appointment service at 021-481 87 00 on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Making an appointment withtout a swedish social security number
You can make an appointment even if you do not have a swedish social security number.
- If you have a LMA-number or a temporary number (reservnummer) you may call the vaccination appointment service at 021-481 87 00 on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
- If you do not have a LMA- or a temporary number (reservnummer), you can get one by calling Råby vårdcentral och asylhälsa at 021-17 60 00. Once you have obtained a temporary number, you can make an appointment for vaccination by calling 021- 481 87 00, open weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Appointment for the second dose
You need two doses of vaccine to obtain a good level of protection. When you receive your first vaccination, an appointment will be made for your second dose.
Cancelling/changing the appointment for the second dose
If you need to change your appointment, use the link for cancelling/changing vaccination appointments under the clinic your appointment relates to. See vaccination clinics.
Calling the vaccination appointment service to make a new appointment for the second dose
You cannot make an appointment yourself for the second dose via 1177.se. To do that, you need to call the vaccination appointment service at 021-481 87 00 on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
How to change or cancel an appointment
Those who have received a notice or made an appointment over the telephone with the vaccination appointment service
If you received your appointment through a notice or made an appointment with the vaccination appointment service, you cancel or change your appointment by selecting the vaccination clinic your appointment refers to. Click to select cancellation/change of appointment and then log in using electronic ID to find your appointment.
Those who have made an appointment themselves via 1177.se
If you made your vaccination appointment yourself via 1177.se, you may log in using electronic ID to find your appointment.
Cancelling or changing an appointment for those lacking electronic ID
If you have no electronic ID, you may cancel or change your appointment by calling the vaccination appointment service at 021-481 87 00. Open on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cancel or book a new appointment for the second dose
You can cancel or alter the appointment booked for your vaccination at your chosen vaccination station. You can alter the time not earlier than 5 weeks before the planned visit. See: vaccinationsmottagningar.
You will not be able to book a new appointment on 1177.se if you have cancelled your visit. Instead, you must call the vaccination appointment service at
021-481 87 00.
Region Västmanland is now offering drop-in times for COVID-19 vaccinations. Each vaccination clinic listed below are offering drop-in services for as long as doses are available for the day.
The following applies
For dose 1
- The vaccine you will receive is determined by our access to vaccines.
- You will be given an appointment for dose two when you receive your first vaccination. You may also choose to have dose 2 using the drop-in service.
For dose 2
- The vaccines given via the drop-in service will be the ones available on that day. Vaccination clinics cannot guarantee that the same vaccine you received for dose 1 will be available via the drop-in service.
- At least four weeks should have passed since you had dose 1.
- If you have an appointment for dose 2, you will need to cancel it. You can do this yourself via 1177.se or when you attend for your drop-in vaccination.
Opening hours for drop-in services
Torsgatan 12 A, Kungsör
- Thursday september 23, 08:30-12:00 and 13:30-14:30 (Pfizer, Comirnaty), 14:50-16:30 (Moderna, Spikevax)
Köping, Forum Teatern
Västra Långgatan 2, Köping
- Tuseday september 21, 09:00-12:00 och 13:00-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Wednesday september 22, 13:00-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Thursday september 23, 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Friday september 24, 09:00-12:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
Hälla syd, Västerås
Glasvingegatan 5, Västerås
- Tuseday september 21, 13:30-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Thursday september 23, 14:00-16:30 (Moderna, Spikevax)
Legeringsgatan 2, Västerås
- Monday september 20, 13:30-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Tuseday september 21, 13:30-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Wednesday september 22, 13:30-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
- Thursday september 23, 13:30-16:00 (Pfizer, Comirnaty)
Things to keep in mind ahead of your visit
The checklist below includes what you need to keep in mind when you come to be vaccinated.
- You can only make an appointment for yourself.
- You must bring a valid identification document. If you do not have a Swedish social security number you need a temporary number (reservnummer) or a co-ordination number (samordningsnummer).
- Do not come to the clinic unless you are free of cold symptoms. Otherwise change your appointment.
- When you are being vaccinated, you must hand in a completed health declaration. Print it out even today, fill it in and bring it with you to your appointment. If you are unable to print the health declaration yourself, we will give you a copy to fill in at the clinic. Please bring your own pen if you can.
- Wear easily removable clothes on your upper body so that you can easily have the injection made in your upper arm.
- It is important that you come at the exact time to prevent queues from forming. You risk loosing your appointment if you arrive late.
- Eat or drink something before your appointment.
Health-care transport for Covid-19 vaccination
Until and including 30 september 2021, those who have an appointment for Covid‑19 vaccination but are unable, for health reasons, to use public transport or their own car may book transport to and from the vaccination clinic.
Call the booking centre at 020-21 21 21 not later than the day before your planned visit. The cost of a single journey is SEK 100.
When you are vaccinated
- Continue following the general guidelines even when you are vaccinated. Follow the guidelines as long as they apply.
- Read more about the adjusted guidelines for those who are vaccinated on the website for Emergency Information from Swedish Authorities
- Report possible side effects to the Swedish Medical Products Agency
Certificate of Covid 19 vaccination
National vaccination certificate
Work is ongoing at the EU level to develop a digital certificate of vaccination – a ‘Digital COVID Certificate’ – which will be made available free of charge in order to facilitate travel within the EU. The plan is for this work to be completed by 1 July.
Your own medical records at 1177.se
While you wait for the Digital COVID Certificate to become available, you may log in to 1177.se and print out a note about your vaccination from your medical records. Such a note only indicates that vaccination has been performed; there is no guarantee that you can use it for purposes such as travel.
This is how to print a note from your medical records free of charge:
- Log in to 1177.se using electronic ID.
- Select Medical Records (Journalen) and Notes (Anteckningar).
- Select the note pertaining to the date when you were vaccinated.
- Print it out.
Certificate of vaccination
At your request, your local health centre (vårdcentral) can issue a signed certificate of performed Covid‑19 vaccination. Such a certificate costs 450 SEK.
Region Västmanland does not guarantee that this certificate can be used for purposes such as travel. Rather, the region recommends that you wait for the national vaccination certificate to become available.
Chat online with the health-care services
Digital advice is a service offered free of charge where you are asked questions about how you are feeling and what your complaints are. You will receive advice about self-care, and you may chat online with a nurse working within the health-care services.
The online chat is open every day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Always call 112 in case of an acutely life-threatening condition.
This is how it works:
- Log in using BankID and select advice free of charge (‘Avgiftsfri rådgivning’).
- Select if your case relates to yourself or to your child.
- Start describing your problem in your own words. Based on what your problem is, you will be asked a number of follow-up questions.
- A first automatic assessment is made. Depending on its outcome, you will either move to an online chat with a nurse, receive self-care advice or be told to call 112.
- If you receive self-care advice and have any questions, you may choose to move on to an online chat with a nurse.
- The nurse will make a further assessment of your complaints and help you with advice or give you guidance so that you will receive proper care.
- If you wish, the nurse may start a voice or video call if this is necessary to better assess your complaints. / If necessary, the nurse may start a voice or video call with you if this is required to better assess your complaints.
- When the chat/visit is completed, you will have an opportunity to rate the help you received.
Read more about Covid‑19
Public Health Authority