Childhood Vaccination Schedule

At two months old

  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) (DTaP/IPV/Hib) – one injection
  • Pneumococcal infection – pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) – one injection
  • Rotavirus (Rotavirus) – by mouth 

At three months old

  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) (DTaP/IPV/Hib) – one injection
  • Meningitis C (meningococcal group C) (MenC) – one injection
  • Rotavirus (Rotavirus) – by mouth

At four months old

  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) (DTaP/IPV/Hib) – one injection
  • Pneumococcal infection – pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) – one injection

Between 12-13 months old (within a month of the first birthday)

  • Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and meningitis C (Hib/MenC) – booster dose in one injection
  • Pneumococcal infection – pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) – one injection
  • Measles, mumps and rubella (German measles) (MMR) – one injection

Two and three years old

  • Influenza (fluenz) – via nostrils or injection if unsuitable

Three years four months old or soon after (pre-school)

  • Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough) and polio (dTaP/IPV or DTaP/IPV) – one injection
  • Measles, mumps and rubella (German measles) (MMR) – one injection

Girls aged 12 – 13 years old

  • Cervical cancer caused by human papillomavirus types 6 and 18 (HPV) – injection

Around 14 years old

  • Diphtheria, tetanus and polio (Td/IPV) – one injection
  • MenC (MenC) – one injection