Vaccine Information

COVID-19 vaccinations are open to New Jersey residents.

The vaccination center for Millburn residents who register to receive the vaccine through Essex County is at Livingston Mall in the former Sears building, located at 112 Eisenhower Parkway in Livingston.  The center is open as of Saturday, December 26 , Monday to Saturday. Hours vary and an appointment is required.

If you are interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccine, you must make an appointment. Visit essexcovid.org or call (973) -877-8456 to check your phase eligibility and schedule yours. You may also pre-register for the vaccinations through the State at https://covidvaccine.nj.gov.

The vaccine will be offered at no cost to those who don’t have medical insurance.  Those that have medical insurance will be asked to provide their insurance information; however, there will be no charge for insured individuals. 

Please be advised the vaccine administered at the Livingston center is the Moderna vaccine, which is given in two doses spaced at a minimum of 28 days apart.  At this time, only adults aged 18 and over will be eligible to receive the vaccine.  

State Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline

The NJ COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center is open and operational as of 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 25. If you or someone you know needs assistance in pre-registering or scheduling an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, call (855) 568-0545 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.

NJ COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center FAQ

Vaccination Phase Groups

Initial vaccine availability will be limited and therefore administered in phase groups. The first group of individuals that are eligible to be vaccinated are healthcare workers and long term care facility residents.  Residents will be eligible to receive the vaccine based in order of the phased categories listed below. Residents who fall into the Phase 1A and 1B categories are currently eligible for the vaccine.

  • Phase 1A: Healthcare workers and long-term care facility residents and staff
  • Phase 1B: Other essential workers, individuals aged 16-64 years of age with medical conditions (including cancer, chronic kidney disease, COPD, Down syndrome, heart conditions, obesity, severe obesity, sickle cell disease, smoking, and type 2 diabetes), and adults 65 and older
  • Phase 1C: Additional essential workers, adults 65 and over, and those with underlying medical conditions
  • Phase 2: General public

Please note these phase definitions may change as availability and need shifts. We will work to keep this page updated with the most current information. To see more detailed information on who qualifies in each phase, click here.

Visit the NJ State COVID-19 Information Hub for the most recent information on the pandemic and vaccinations.