How to get proof of your COVID-19 vaccinations

Easy Read information about how to get proof of your COVID-19 vaccinations.


In Australia, the law says the government must keep a record of who has certain vaccinations.


This includes the COVID-19 vaccination.


This page is about how to get proof of your COVID-19 vaccinations.


Proof shows that something is true.


Your COVID-19 digital certificate is proof you got your COVID-19 vaccinations.

We just call it your certificate.


You can find your certificate online after you get a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.


You can use your certificate in Australia to prove you got your COVID-19 vaccinations.


Your immunisation history statement is also proof you got your COVID-19 vaccinations.


An immunisation history statement is a record of all the vaccinations you’ve had.

We just call it your statement.


Your statement is kept on the Australian Immunisation Register (the Register).


The Register is a record of who has vaccinations in Australia.


The Register will update your statement after you get each dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.


This can take up to 10 days.


It doesn’t cost you anything to get proof of your COVID-19 vaccinations.

Page last updated: 5 December 2022