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Complete routine immunisation schedule

Immunisation information for health professionals and immunisation practitioners.

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The complete routine immunisation schedule from 1 April 2018

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The complete routine immunisation schedule from summer 2016 (born on or before 31 July 2017)

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The complete routine immunisation schedule from 1 April 2018

This immunisation schedule includes the Infanrix hexa© vaccine for the infant programme suitable for infants born on or after the 1 August 2017.

The HPV vaccination programme for MSM was introduced in April 2018 to opportunistically offer the vaccine to MSM (up to and including 45 years of age) through Specialist Sexual Health Services (SSHS) and/or HIV clinics and will be included in a forthcoming SSHS schedule.

The complete routine immunisation schedule from summer 2016

This schedule is suitable for infants born up to and including 31 July 2017.

For older versions of the complete routine immunisation schedules see the UK Government Web Archive.

Published 7 May 2014
Last updated 12 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Removed HPV vaccination for MSM from the April 2018 schedule.
  2. Added HPV for MSM vaccination programme to the spring immunisation schedule.
  3. Increased font size on the PDF attachment to improve accessibility.
  4. Revised complete immunisation schedule includes the new Infanrix hexa© vaccine for the infant programme.
  5. Revised to include changes to the MenC programme and the shingles vaccine administration.
  6. Updated schedule, including recent changes to MenC immunisation programme.
  7. Routine immunisations from spring 2016 includes update to HPV dosage to 'two doses 6-24 months apart'.
  8. Replaced with updated schedule from Spring 2016.
  9. Updated schedule to clarify infant age ranges.
  10. Improved schedule layout and formatting for clarity.
  11. Added: the complete routine immunisation schedule from summer 2015 including the new MenB and MenACWY vaccines.
  12. The Fluenz image has been replaced by Fluenz Tetra, as this is the vaccine that will be used this year.
  13. More information about the availability of the flu vaccination for children.
  14. First published.