It’s all go: TGA approves AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine

GPs can now tell their patients with serious medical conditions if they’re on the immunisation priority list

AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine has been approved, setting the stage for the GP-led campaign to vaccinate most Australians.

Dr John Skerritt (PhD), AAP.

The TGA says a 12-week interval between the vaccine’s two doses is optimal, based on advice from the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI).

“However, if this interval is not possible, for example