Find a clinic near you

COVID-19 immunization clinics are available in communities throughout Island Health. Locations are listed below. Clinic hours and dates of operation may change. Please check back regularly for the most up-to-date information.

Clinics have drop-in availability for:

  • First doses (for people aged 12+ ONLY – appointments are required for children receiving their first dose of COVID-19 pediatric vaccine)
  • People who are moderately to severely immunocompromised and bring a signed attestation form to the clinic (Learn more about this process here). 

Please make an appointment if you have received an invitation via text, email or phone call for your:

  • Pediatric (age 5-11) first dose. Clinics for children aged 5 to 11 will be held on an alternate schedule until Dec. 2. Refer to the schedule below for clinics from December 3 onward.
  • Second dose
  • Third dose
  • Booster shot

Appointments are available to anyone five years of age or older. Children and adults must be registered in the Get Vaccinated system in order to make an appointment. Anyone living in Island Health is welcome, including those without personal health numbers and/or people who are not residents of B.C. Book your appointment online at gov.bc.ca/getvaccinated

Make your appointment as convenient as possible:

  • To help us avoid clinic congestion please do not arrive more than 5 minutes early for your appointment. 
  • Bring your booking confirmation and photo ID
  • Please respect the personal space of others inside the clinic. 
  • Please do not call the clinics or sites directly. Find answers to questions about the vaccine and immunization process on Island Health’s vaccine page, the BC Government’s COVID-19 vaccination website, the BC Centre for Disease Control website and ImmunizeBC section on frequently asked questions
City Location Address Map Details
Nanaimo Nanaimo North Town Centre. Ages 5 - 11 ONLY Nanaimo North Town Centre View Map Ages 5 -11 ONLY. Starting December 3: Fridays, 11:30 am to 6:20 pm. Saturday & Sunday, 9 am to 3:50 pm AGES 5-11 ONLY
Parksville Parksville Community Centre. For ages 12+ ONLY 132 Jensen Ave E View Map For ages 12+ ONLY. Starting November 29: Tuesday to Thursday, 11:30 am to 6:20 pm AGES 12+ ONLY
Parksville Parksville Community Centre. For ages 5 - 11 ONLY. 132 Jensen Ave E View Map For ages 5 - 11 ONLY. Starting December 3: Fridays, 11:30 am to 6:20 pm. Saturdays, 9 am to 3:50 pm
Pender Island Public Health Nurse Office 5715 Canal Road View Map Dec 8. from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. *Please make an appointment online at www.getvaccinated.gov.bc.ca or call 1-833-838-2323.
Port Alberni Port Alberni Health Unit. Ages 12+ ONLY 202-4152 Redford Street View Map Ages 12+ ONLY. Open Tuesday – thursday 9 a.m. - 3:50 p.m. (closed 12 - 1 p.m.) and Saturday Dec. 4.
Port Alberni Port Alberni Health Unit - Ages 5 - 11 ONLY 202-4152 Redford Street View Map Ages 5 - 11 ONLY. Starting December 3: Fridays and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3:50 pm.
Port Hardy Port Hardy Health Unit. Ages 5 - 11 ONLY 7070 Market St View Map Ages 5 - 11 ONLY. Dec 1 & 20
Port Hardy Port Hardy Health Unit. Ages 12+ ONLY 7070 Market St View Map Ages 12+ ONLY. Dec. 3, 10 & 17. Open from 9 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Port McNeill Port McNeill Health Unit. Ages 5 - 11 ONLY 1775 Furney Place View Map Ages 5 - 11 ONLY. Dec 7 & 21: 9 am to 3:40 pm
Port McNeill Port McNeill Health Unit. Ages 12+ ONLY. 1775 Furney Place View Map Ages 12+ ONLY. Dec, 6 & 13. 9 a.m. to 3:40 p.m.

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No vaccine is stored at immunization clinics outside of hours of operation.