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Coronavirus vaccination

Vaccination schedule

Robert Koch-Institut

The vaccination calendar for babies, children, adolescents and adults is part of the recommendations by the German Standing Committee on Vaccinations (STIKO). This table provides an overview of diseases for which vaccinations are recommended and when it is best to have them done.

The coronavirus vaccination –  safe and effective!

Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung

The vaccination protects you against a coronavirus infection. The coronavirus causes the COVID-19 disease. Some cases of COVID-19 can be relatively mild. Those who are infected suffer from a cough, fever, runny nose and a sore throat. There are, however, also very severe cases, with patients suffering from breathing difficulties or falling ill with pneumonia.

Coronavirus vaccination for children  (5 to 11 years of age)

Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung

What you need to know about vaccinating your child. Coronavirus vaccinations are now also being offered in Germany for children between 5 and 11 years of age. An appropriately adapted and tested vaccine is available. As parents and guardians, you face the question of whether you should vaccinate your child. This leaflet is intended to support you in your decision by answering a number of important questions.

Getting vaccinated protects against the coronavirus


Vaccine information for children

Our best defence against coronavirus


Information on vaccinating 12 to 17-year-olds against COVID-19.

Coronavirus vaccination for 12 to 17-year-olds

Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung

This leaflet contains important information on the coronavirus vaccination for 12 to 17-year-olds. This information and a short checklist are intended to help you and your child decide whether to have the coronavirus vaccination.

The coronavirus vaccination. Your choice. Your vaccination.

Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung

Information for children and young people aged between 12 and 17

The Vaccination Booklet for Everyone!

Robert Koch-Institut / Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung

This vaccination booklet is intended to help you form your own opinion on vaccination. To give you the reliable information you need to be at ease with your decision.

Coronavirus vaccination in pregnancy and when breastfeeding

Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung

Are you of childbearing age? Would you like to have children or are you already pregnant? Are you breastfeeding or would like to breastfeed your child when it is born? This leaflet is intended to answer your questions and support you in your decision to have the coronavirus vaccination