The Department of Health has confirmed diabetes as a 1b priority group. You can use this tool on the Department of Health’s website to check when an individual is eligible and in which phase they will receive the vaccine.
The two COVID-19 vaccines approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration for use in Australia this year are BNT162b2 (Pfizer/BioNTech) and ChAdOx1-S (AstraZeneca /University of Oxford). To read a comparison of these vaccines click on this PDF COVID 19vaccines
To find out more about the vaccine roll out you can visit the Australian Government Department of health website here.