paediatric immunisation schedule

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The vaccines that children should receive are included in the tables below:

For further information about the immunisation schedule then access

Note that hepatitis B vaccine should be given soon after birth, at 4 weeks, 8 weeks and 12 months if the mother is known to hepatitis surface antigen positive.

Note also that adults should receive:

  • if previously unimmunised: polio, tetanus and diphtheria
  • sero-negative women: rubella
  • high risk groups: hepatitis A and B, influenza and pneumococcal vaccines


  1. Public Health England (July 2020). Routine childhood immunisations Schedule.

Last edited 07/2020