COVID in Forth Valley: Deadline extended for 18-29 year olds to register for jags

The deadline has been extended for 18 to 29-year-olds in NHS Forth Valley to register for the Covid-19 vaccine and get their appointment details sent to them by email or text.

By Kirsty Paterson, Local Democracy Reporting Service
Monday, 7th June 2021, 11:36 am
Picture Michael Gillen
Picture Michael Gillen

They now have until 8:00 pm on Friday, June 11 to register online at or by calling 0800 030


Those not registered by then will be sent their appointment details by letter at a later date.

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Jillian Taylor, operational lead for the Covid-19 vaccination programme in NHS Forth Valley, said: “The registration process is simple, easy and saves time in getting your vaccine appointment.”

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Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Care, Humza Yousaf said: “The initial response has been really encouraging and by extending it further we hope to reach more of

this age group.

“It’s especially helpful for students who are registered with a GP at their term time address to get their appointment details by email or text so they don’t miss appointment letters being sent by post.”

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