Get Immunised

Don't let your day get ruined by sicknesses that could be prevented!

Thinking about getting an immunisation and don't know what is required for each age group? Look no further, we know which  vaccine plan should be applied, as specified under the National Immunisation Program.

BIRTH

  • Hepatitis B (hepB) 

2 MONTHS

  • Hepatitis B, diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis (whooping cough), Haemophilus influenzae type b, inactivated poliomyelitis (polio) (hepB-DTPa-Hib-IPV)
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (13vPCV)
  • Rotavirus

4 MONTHS

  • Hepatitis B, diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis (whooping cough), Haemophilus influenzae type b, inactivated poliomyelitis (polio) (hepB-DTPa-Hib-IPV)
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (13vPCV)
  • Rotavirus

6 MONTHS

  • Hepatitis B, diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis (whooping cough), Haemophilus influenzae type b, inactivated poliomyelitis (polio) (hepB-DTPa-Hib-IPV)
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (13vPCV)
  • Rotavirus b

12 MONTHS

  • Haemophilus influenzae type b and Meningococcal C (Hib-MenC)
  • Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR)

18 MONTHS

  • Measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (chickenpox) (MMRV)

4 YEARS

  • Diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis (whooping cough) and inactivated poliomyelitis (polio) (DTPa-IPV)
  • Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) (to be given only if MMRV vaccine was not given at 18 months)

 

SCHOOL PROGRAMS

10 - 15 YEARS
(contact your State or Territory Health Department for details)

  • Hepatitis B (hepB) 
  • Varicella (chickenpox) 
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) 
  • Diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis (whooping cough) (dTpa)

 

AT-RISK GROUPS

6 MONTHS AND OVER

  • Influenza (flu) (people with medical conditions placing them at risk of serious complications of influenza)
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (13vPCV) (medically at risk)

12 - 18 MONTHS

  • Pneumococcal conjugate (13vPCV) (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in high risk areas)

12 - 24 MONTHS

  • Hepatitis A (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in high risk areas) 

4 YEARS

  • Pneumococcal polysaccharide (23vPPV) e (medically at risk)

15 YEARS AND OVER

  • Influenza (flu) (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people)
  • Pneumococcal polysaccharide (23vPPV) (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people medically at risk)

50 YEARS AND OVER

  • Pneumococcal polysaccharide (23vPPV) (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people)

PREGNANT WOMEN

  • Influenza (flu)

65 YEARS AND OVER

  • Influenza (flu)
  • Pneumococcal polysaccharide (23vPPV)