Frequently Asked Questions About COVID-19 Vaccinations

COVID-19 vaccines are available in North Carolina to everyone ages 6 months and older.

  • The COVID-19 vaccines are free everywhere in North Carolina.
  • No government ID or insurance is required.
  • Depending on where you get your vaccine or booster, you may need to make an appointment.
  • Everyone can be vaccinated and boosted, regardless of their immigration status. Getting vaccinated and boosted will not affect your immigration status.

To find a vaccine provider near you, visit

Updated Oct. 28, 2022

Getting Your Vaccine and Booster

Why You Should Get a COVID-19 Vaccine

One-Dose versus Two-Dose Vaccines

Vaccine Safety

After Your Vaccination

Government Data and Privacy

The Science Behind the Vaccines

Couldn’t find the answer you were looking for?

Call the COVID-19 vaccine help line at 888-675-4567. Hours for the vaccine line are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 4:45 p.m.

You can also check the following websites: CDC Vaccines for COVID, NCDHHS COVID Vaccines, or