COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Gloved hand holding a vial of the COVID-19 vaccine

How to schedule your COVID-19 Vaccine

How you schedule an appointment for the vaccine depends on where you live.  In each Public Health Unit, the number of available appointments is decided by the number of vaccines available. To book at a Lakeridge Health-run clinic, please go to (Oshawa Campus Ice Centre or Ajax Community Centre). We administer the Pfizer vaccine at these clinics.

More information about Ontario’s COVID-19 vaccination plan  is available on the Government of Ontario website at:

Youth aged 12 -17 years now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine in Durham Region 

Youth aged 12 – 17 years old (must be at 12 on the day of vaccination) are now able to book a COVID-19 Vaccine at the Oshawa Vaccine Clinic only. To book an appointment, go online to For more information about the COVID-19 vaccine, visit Durham Region Public Health.

Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Second Dose – Oshawa and Ajax Community Centre COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic 

If you booked your first dose COVID-19 vaccine at the Oshawa COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, NO NEED TO REBOOK. We will email you with your new second dose appointment details. If you are 70 years+ and/or have had the vaccine on or before April 18 continue to check your email.

If you have questions for our vaccine clinic team please email or

Update: Relocation of the Clarington COVID-19 Assessment Centre 

Starting on June 3, 2021, the Clarington COVID-19 Assessment Centre, currently located at the Garnet B Rickard Recreation Complex  will be re-located to 2950 Courtice Road at the Courtice Community Complex.

Currently, the Garnet B Rickard Recreation Complex is also being used as a vaccination clinic. Relocating the Assessment Centre will enable us to have enough room to vaccine 1,000 people.

If you have a COVID-19 test booked on or after June 3rd, please visit the Courtice Community Complex (2950 Courtice Road) for your COVID-19 test.

Answering your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine (video series)

Our popular “Ask Dr. Dan” video series is back! This time Dr. Dan Ricciuto, Chief and Medical Director, Quality and Patient Experience, answers some of the most common questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Click below to learn more.

Visit our COVID-19 vaccine YouTube video series page in new window to ask Dr. Dan 

More information about the COVID-19 vaccine

Last updated - May 7, 2021