Navotas, QC to start vaccinating minors with comorbidities vs COVID-19

The Navotas City government and the local government of Quezon City will start to administer COVID-19 jabs to minors aged 12-17 with comorbidities on Friday, Oct. 22.

According to a Facebook post by the Navotas city public information office, the vaccination will start on Oct. 22 at the Navotas City Hospital.

Minors with comorbidities aged 15-17 will be vaccinated first. They will receive a text message on their vaccination schedule.

They are expected to receive either the Pfizer or Moderna jabs.

Individuals under the said category may register at

Meanwhile, the local government of Quezon City will be vaccinating minors aged 12-17 from Oct. 22-28.

The vaccinations sites will be at the Quezon City General Hospital (Oct. 22-27) and St. Luke's Medical Center - Quezon City (Oct. 22-28).

Individuals are required to present their medical certificate, a document proving the parent/guardian and child relationship such as birth certificate, valid ID of the parent or guardian, and valid ID of the child (school ID, passport, etc).

Parents/guardians may register their child at the QC Vax Easy Plus

On Sept. 28, Malacanang approved the vaccination of minors against COVID-19.