People at risk for COVID-19

Advice for people with underlying medical conditions and some older people who are at higher risk of severe illness from COVID-19.

The guidelines given will continue to be updated as more evidence becomes available. You should work with your doctor or specialist if you need help understanding your own level of risk and how best to stay healthy.

People with underlying medical conditions, especially if not well-controlled, and some older people, are at higher-risk of severe illness from COVID-19.