There have been reports of a new scam where a person receives a text saying they need to book a vaccination appointment, which takes them to a fake NHS form asking for their bank details to prove their identity.
The NHS will never ask for peoples banking information and you do not need to pay for the vaccine.
If you receive this text message, delete it immediately. If you have already followed the link and entered your credit card or bank details, contact your bank immediately.
The text message looks like:
There is a texting scam leaflet you can download here.
We have a vaccination section on our coronavirus page for information on eligibility and receiving the vaccine, which you can view here.