Vaccine notifications sent to all in due course

18.01.2021 - 18:13
Vaccine notifications sent to all in due course
Everyone will be notified when they are eligible to book an appointment to receive their Covid vaccine

The health authorities are being inundated with requests from people wishing to jump the queue for vaccines, reports

In response to this high demand, the Hospital Service is calling on people to wait until they are notified of their turn to receive the vaccine.

The Ministry of Health’s vaccine calendar outlining the priority groups is available here (in Faroese only).

A Faroese-language vaccination Q&A is available here.

Six active Covid cases remaining

Yesterday’s 234 tests yielded no positive outcomes.

The daily numbers of positive tests over the past week have been as follows: 0, 1, 0, 1, 1, 0 and 0.

No-one is currently receiving hospital treatment for Covid-19 and 26 people are in quarantine.

For further information about Covid-19 in the Faroes, visit


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