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LAKELAND, Fla., Nov. 5, 2021 — Following recent approval by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Publix Pharmacy is providing Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations to children ages 5 – 11. Pediatric vaccinations will be available at select in-store Publix Pharmacy locations on a walk-in basis or by appointment through the company’s online reservation system as vaccine doses arrive at each store. Same-day appointments are not available. In-person parental or legal guardian consent is required at the time of vaccination for individuals under the age of 18.

Eligible individuals ages 5 and older may receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Publix Pharmacy also continues to offer first, second, third and booster doses of the Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines to eligible individuals. Eligibility details are available at

COVID-19 vaccinations are provided at in-store Publix Pharmacy locations:

  • Moderna: all locations
  • Pfizer: select locations
  • Johnson & Johnson: select locations

Customers can use the online reservation system to see if a nearby Publix Pharmacy offers their preferred vaccine. Customers can also visit to find the nearest Publix Pharmacy offering the Pfizer (adult or pediatric) or Johnson & Johnson vaccines, or walk into any Publix Pharmacy to ask.

Online appointments
Appointments are encouraged for the most efficient vaccination experience and to ensure the preferred vaccine is available. Appointments cannot be made by calling Publix or the Publix Pharmacy.

Costs and insurance
COVID-19 vaccinations are provided to eligible individuals, while supplies last, and at no cost to the individual. Customers with health insurance will need to bring their insurance card. Medicare members should bring their red, white and blue Medicare Part B card. Customers without health insurance will need to provide their driver’s license or Social Security number.

The most up-to-date information about Publix’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts can be found at