Ballarat vaccine and testing information

Ballarat COVID vaccination tracker graphic with >95% received at least one dose and >95% fully vaccinated

Latest Ballarat vaccination rates

The City of Ballarat has now reached a fully vaccinated rate of greater than 95 percent for residents aged 15 and over (via the Australian Government Department of Health on 22 November, 2021).

COVID-19 vaccinations in Ballarat

COVID-19 vaccinations are now available through the below services in Ballarat.

Ballarat Health Services

Ballarat Health Services is running the COVID-19 Community Vaccination Clinic at 18 Drummond Street (directly opposite the Ballarat Base Hospital)

Anyone aged 16 years or older is currently eligible to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

To book an appointment please call the Victorian Vaccine Call Centre on 1800 675 398.

Before arriving, people are encouraged to check their eligibility by visiting the Australian Government's Department of Health website.

Those who are not eligible will not be vaccinated.

For more information head to Ballarat Health Services' website.


Ballarat Community Health

Ballarat Community Health have a 2022 Covid-19 Response Summary on their website. 



The UFS vaccination clinic at 309 Dana Street, Ballarat Central is offering vaccinations by appointment.

Those eligible for the Pfizer vaccine need to phone the clinic on 4320 0891 to book an appointment.

Patients eligible for the AstraZeneca vaccine are able to book online via the UFS website or via phone on 4320 0891.



To book an appointment for your COVID-19 vaccination at a GP clinic or GP Respiratory Clinic, use the COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Checker that allows you to:

  • check whether your a currently eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine
  • check which clinics are currently taking appointments
  • book a vaccination

Or phone the National coronavirus and COVID-19 vaccine helpline – 1800 020 080 – to provide you with contact information to make a booking. Note: call takers cannot make a booking on your behalf.

A list of Western Victoria COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics can be found here.

I visited an exposure site. What do I do?

If you have visited a Tier 1 site, you need must get tested immediately and quarantine for 14 days from the exposure. 

If you have visited a Tier 2 site, you should urgently get tested, then isolate until confirmation of a negative result. Continue to monitor for symptoms, and get tested again if symptoms appear. 

Victorian COVID-19 exposure sites 

If you know of someone needing support to isolate at home due to COVID, urgent food, essential supplies and support are available. Please call the Coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398. Select ‘0’, ‘4’ and ‘4’.

Where can I get tested for COVID-19 in Ballarat?

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