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National Immunisation Program – Meningococcal vaccination schedule from 1 July 2020 – Clinical advice for vaccination providers

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Publication date: 
3 June 2020
Last updated: 
15 June 2020
Publication type: 
Fact sheet
Intended audience: 
Health sector

This fact sheet provides clinical advice for vaccination providers on meningococcal vaccination from 1 July 2020.

It includes information on key changes to the meningococcal vaccination schedule on the NIP including:

  • introduction of meningococcal B vaccination for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children
  • resulting changes to hepatitis A vaccination schedule points
  • changes to meningococcal ACWY vaccination.