Childhood immunisation

One more way you keep them safe.

Protect your kids with free routine immunisations

Childhood immunisation is a safe, free and effective way to protect your kids from serious diseases. On time vaccination will give your child the best protection.

Find out more about routine childhood immunisation

Childhood immunisation schedule

The childhood immunisation schedule outlines the recommended vaccines for your child from birth to age 4. 

See the schedule of vaccines recommended for your child

Your questions answered 

Learn more about childhood immunisation with answers to some common questions. There is plenty of reliable information available to help you decide. You can also talk with a trusted doctor, nurse, or health worker if you have any concerns.  

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Getting vaccinated

Find out where to get your free vaccinations, what to expect at your appointment and information about possible side effects.

Read more about getting vaccinated

Information for health professionals

Information to support vaccination providers deliver immunisation services to your patients is available on the department's website.

See Immunisation information for health professionals