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ATAGI clinical advice on hepatitis A vaccine

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Publication date: 
3 June 2020
Publication type: 
Guideline
Intended audience: 
Health sector
Description: 

This resource provides advice from the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) regarding transitioning to the new hepatitis A vaccination schedule on the National Immunisation Program (NIP) from 1 July 2020.

It includes:

  • key changes to the hepatitis A vaccination schedule on the NIP for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Indigenous) children;
  • specific recommendations on the use of hepatitis A vaccines in Indigenous children in the NT, QLD, SA and SA; and
  • related information on the meningococcal B vaccination program for Indigenous children under the NIP from 1 July 2020.