The Vaccine Taskforce: objectives and membership of steering group

The purpose of the Vaccine Taskforce (VTF) is to drive forward the development and production of a coronavirus vaccine.

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The Vaccine Taskforce closed in October 2022. Its vaccine supply responsibilities have moved to the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) and its work in onshoring vaccine manufacture now sits within the Office for Life Sciences (OLS).



This document outlines the objectives of the Vaccine Taskforce (VTF) and provides details of the members in the steering group.

The interim report outlines the progress the VTF made in 2020 to secure vaccines for the UK, working internationally to develop and increase access to vaccines, and building the UK’s capability in vaccine development.

Published 24 November 2020
Last updated 21 October 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated the membership of the Vaccine Taskforce.

  2. First published.