ATAGI advice on seasonal influenza vaccines in 2020

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ATAGI advice on seasonal influenza vaccines in 2020

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Publication date: 
2 March 2020
Publication type: 
Fact Sheet
Intended audience: 
Health sector
Description: 

The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) has developed advice for immunisation providers regarding the administration of 2020 seasonal influenza vaccines.

It includes information about:

  • the influenza vaccines available for use in Australia in 2020, by age
  • influenza virus strains included in the 2020 seasonal influenza vaccines
  • timing of vaccination
  • vaccination for pregnant women
  • eligibility for influenza vaccines funded under the National Immunisation Program (NIP)
  • medical conditions that are associated with an increased risk of influenza complications.