Immunisation Schedule for Child Health & Special Clinics

Age

Vaccines


Eight weeks old

Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio, Haemophilus influenza type b (Hib) and hepatitis B


Meningococcal group B (MenB)


Pneumococcal (13 serotypes)


Rotavirus gastroenteritis


Twelve weeks old

Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, Hib and hepatitis B


Rotavirus


Sixteen weeks old

Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, Hib and hepatitis B


MenB


Pneumococcal (13 serotypes)


One year old (on or after the child’s first birthday)

Hib and MenC Hib/MenC Menitorix


Measles, mumps and rubella (German measles)


MenB booster


Pneumococcal


Three years four months old or soon after

Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and polio


Measles, mumps and rubella MMR (check first dose given)


Girls ONLY aged 12 to 13 years

Cervical cancer caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) types 16 and 18 (and genital warts caused by types 6 and 11) HPV (two doses 6-24 months apart)


Fourteen years old (school year 9)

Tetanus, diphtheria and polio Td/IPV 


Meningococcal groups A, C, W and Y disease


65 years old and Older

Pneumococcal (23 serotypes)


Influenza (each year from September)


70-75 & 78-79 years old

Shingles Vaccine