Frequently Asked Questions About COVID-19 Vaccinations

COVID-19 vaccines are available in North Carolina to everyone ages 5 and older.

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

To find a vaccine provider near you, visit

Updated Jan. 10, 2022

Getting Your Vaccine

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 Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., and on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., or send us a message.