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What happens if my child misses a routine vaccine?

Page last updated 04 June 2020

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

Sources & Citations

  1. Australian Government. Department of Health. Why get immunised? Available at: (accessed 19 May 2020).

MAT-AU-2000003 - Date of preparation June 2020