Baby and childhood vaccinations

AGE OF CHILD VACCINES NEEDED HOW AND WHERE IT IS GIVEN
At birth BCG Bacilles Calmette Guerin Right arm
OPV (0) Oral Polio Vaccine Drops by mouth



6 weeks
OPV (1) Oral Polio Vaccine Drops by mouth
RV (1) Rotavirus Vaccine Liquid by mouth
DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (1) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Intramuscular / left thigh
PCV (1) Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine Intramuscular / right thigh
10 weeks DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (2) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Intramuscular / left thigh


14 weeks
RV (2) Rotavirus Vaccine* Liquid by mouth
DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (3) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Intramuscular / left thigh
PCV (2) Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine Intramuscular / right thigh
6 months Measles Vaccine (1)** Subcutaneous / left thigh

9 months


9 months onwards

PCV (3) Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine

Meningitis (1)

Chicken pox

Intramuscular / right thigh

Intramuscular / left thigh

Subcutaneous / left thigh

12 months Measles Vaccine (2)** Subcutaneous / right arm
9 – 18 months Measles - Mumps - Rubella
Meningitis (2)
Intramuscular / right arm
Intramuscular / left arm
18 months DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (4) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Hepatitis A (1)

Intramuscular / left arm

Intramuscular / right arm

2 years Hepatitis A (2) Intramuscular / right arm
6 years Td Vaccine Tetanus and reduced strength of Diphtheria Vaccine
Measles - Mumps - Rubella
Intramuscular / left arm
Intramuscular / right arm
9 years onwards HPV (1)
HPV (2) 6 months later
Intramuscular / left arm
12 years

Td Vaccine Tetanus and reduced strength of Diphtheria Vaccine
Measles - Mumps - Rubella

Intramuscular / left arm
Intramuscular / right arm
*Rotavirus Vaccine should NOT be administered after 24 weeks **Do not administer with any other vaccine

Baby and childhood vaccinations

AGE OF CHILD VACCINES NEEDED HOW AND WHERE IT IS GIVEN
At birth BCG Bacilles Calmette Guerin Right arm
OPV (0) Oral Polio Vaccine Drops by mouth



6 weeks
OPV (1) Oral Polio Vaccine Drops by mouth
RV (1) Rotavirus Vaccine Liquid by mouth
DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (1) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Intramuscular / left thigh
PCV (1) Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine Intramuscular / right thigh
10 weeks DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (2) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Intramuscular / left thigh


14 weeks
RV (2) Rotavirus Vaccine* Liquid by mouth
DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (3) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Intramuscular / left thigh
PCV (2) Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine Intramuscular / right thigh
6 months Measles Vaccine (1)** Subcutaneous / left thigh

9 months


9 months onwards

PCV (3) Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine

Meningitis (1)

Chicken pox

Intramuscular / right thigh

Intramuscular / left thigh

Subcutaneous / left thigh

12 months Measles Vaccine (2)** Subcutaneous / right arm
9 – 18 months Measles - Mumps - Rubella
Meningitis (2)
Intramuscular / right arm
Intramuscular / left arm
18 months DTaP-IPV-Hib-HBV (4) Diphtheria. Tetanus, Acellular Pertussis, Inactivated Polio Vaccine and
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B and Hepatitis B Combined
Hepatitis A (1)

Intramuscular / left arm

Intramuscular / right arm

2 years Hepatitis A (2) Intramuscular / right arm
6 years Td Vaccine Tetanus and reduced strength of Diphtheria Vaccine
Measles - Mumps - Rubella
Intramuscular / left arm
Intramuscular / right arm
9 years onwards HPV (1)
HPV (2) 6 months later
Intramuscular / left arm
12 years

Td Vaccine Tetanus and reduced strength of Diphtheria Vaccine
Measles - Mumps - Rubella

Intramuscular / left arm
Intramuscular / right arm
*Rotavirus Vaccine should NOT be administered after 24 weeks
**Do not administer with any other vaccine
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