Information is available for each vaccine offered including who it is provided for and possible side effects.
Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Find out what free NIP vaccines are recommended for your life stage in When to get vaccinated.
You may need other vaccines not provided through the NIP or state and territory immunisation programs, such as vaccines for:
You can buy extra vaccines privately when you need to. Talk to your doctor if you think you or someone in your care may need extra vaccines.
Refer to specific state and territory immunisation schedules for information about what immunisation programs they provide.
Australian Immunisation Handbook
Information on all vaccines available in Australia can be found in the Australian Immunisation Handbook.
The National Immunisation Program funds many of the vaccines. The Handbook may recommend vaccines that are not available free under the NIP.
Getting vaccinated is one of the safest ways to protect against diseases. Find out more about vaccine safety, testing and ingredients.