Use the COVID-19 vaccine side effects symptom checker if you have concerns about any symptoms after your vaccine. The checker is also available through the National Coronavirus Helpline, 1800 020 080, 24 hours a day.

The COVID-19 vaccine side effects symptom checker is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always consult a medical professional for serious symptoms or emergencies.

For specific advice about side effects from different doses of vaccines, ask your doctor or health care professional.11

For more information about side effects, visit the Department of health website.


  1. Department of Health. (2021, April 9). Are COVID-19 Vaccines Safe? Retrieved from Australian Government Department of Health

Updated 14 July 2021