Beginning on March 15, Ontarians will be able to book their COVID-19 vaccination appointment either online or by telephone.

Retired Gen. Rick Hillier, head of the vaccine task-force for Ontario, says the mass-vaccination of the general public will begin with those aged 80 and older and stressed that Ontarians will not be able to skip the queue to get vaccinated ahead of their allotted place in line.

"Unless your 80 years-old, or unless you're acting to get a reservation for someone in that is 80 years-old is more, you will not be permitted to go through the system if you're not in that age bracket or acting for someone in that age bracket."

Retired Gen. Hillier added that those in the other age brackets will be able to book their appointments two weeks prior to their brackets vaccination date.

  • April 15 - Those over the age of 75 will be able to book their COVID-19 vaccination appointments.
  • May 1 - Those over the age of 70 will be able to book their COVID-19 vaccination appointments.
  • June 1 - Those over the age of 65 will be able to book their COVID-19 vaccination appointments.
  • July 1 - Those over the age of 60 will be able to book their COVID-19 vaccination appointments.

As of 8 p.m. on February 24, 255,449 Ontarians have been fully vaccinated and 621,960 total doses have been administered province-wide.