COVID-19 VACCINE

New Jersey State Vaccination Information
Please note: This page is currently under construction.
The links provided may change due to the fluid nature of the COVID-19 virus and its vaccine.
Vaccines will be available to all NJ residents, NJ students, and NJ workers throughout the state of New Jersey.

New Jersey is currently in Phase 1A/1B vaccinations.

NJ.GOV COVID-19 Website

New Jersey Vaccination Information and FAQs

Register Online for a Vaccine
(At the vaccination site, you will be required to show proof of identity, but not a citizenship or residency requirement.)
At this time New Jerseyans are receiving the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.

NJ Vaccine Registration and Guidelines

Essex County Test and Vaccine Registration

Vaccination Sites
Essex County COVID-19 Vaccination Locations
(County vaccination sites may required local residency.)

Six Mega-Sites will be opened by the State:

  • Atlantic County: Atlantic City Convention Center
  • Bergen County: Racetrack at Meadowlands, East Rutherford
  • Burlington County: Moorestown Mall
  • Gloucester County: Rowan College of South Jersey, Sewell (opened 1/8/21)
  • Middlesex County: New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison
  • Morris County: Rockaway Townsquare (opened 1/11/21)

As well as county and local sites. For additional sites: https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/healthcare-worker-covid-19-vaccine-locations

What to expect after after receiving the vaccine and possible side-effects.

Additional Information

Sign up for the New Jersey State VaxMatters Newsletter here!

  • Face masks and social distancing are still required for those who receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
  • It is currently unknown if recipients of the COVID-19 vaccine are still contagious with the virus.
  • The Moderna and Pfizer vaccinations are not interchangeable, you will receive one of the two options for both of your vaccines. The Moderna vaccine has a 28 day period between vaccines, Pfizer has a 21 day interval.
  • Information regarding children receiving the COVID-19 vaccination is forthcoming.