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What happens if my child misses a routine vaccine?

Page last updated 21 June 2022

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

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

MAT-AU-2201203(v1.0) Date of preparation June 2022