Skip to main content

What happens if my baby/infant misses a routine vaccine?

Page last updated 01 July 2022

You can visit your healthcare provider or GP who will determine if your child is eligible for a catch-up immunisation. This means your child may then follow a slightly different schedule to the National Immunisation Program (NIP).

Sources & Citations

8. Australian Government. Department of Health. Catch-up immunisations. Available at: (accessed 27 May 2022).

MAT-AU-2201303  Date of preparation June 2022