Immunisation for health professionals

Contact Details (Public Health Unit)

Phone: 02 4221 6700 or 1300 066 055
Fax:     02 4221 6759

The Immunisation team at the Public Health Unit provides general advice and information on adult and childhood immunisation to healthcare providers. We implement initiatives targeting infants, adolescents, adults, Aboriginal people, health care workers, refugees, and older people by undertaking the duties listed below:

School Immunisation Program Records

If you have a patient who attends your practice and you require records of vaccination from the School Immunisation Program. Please contact the Public health Unit to obtain these on Ph: 4221 6700.

Quick Links

Catch-up vaccination

Cold chain Management & vaccine Ordering

If your facility is unable to order vaccines please contact us on 4221 6700 (eg. If there is a block on your account)

Request for new vaccine account number (Form)

Vaccine Ordering

To order fridge basket stickers & other publications

To order cold chain breach labels (CCB) you will need to email include the name, address and contact number of your practice and the quantity of CCB labels required.

NSW Health Cold chain webpage

NSW Health Cold Chain toolkit

NSW Cold Chain learning module


Other Resources  

Adverse Event Following Immunisation (AEFI) Form

ASCIA Guidelines to Acute management of Anaphylaxis

Obtaining and Maintaining your Authority to Immunise

Travel Vaccination (Useful Travel Links)

Maintaining Authority to Immunise

It is your responsibility to keep your practice current. For your General Nursing Registration you are required to have at least 20 hours of documented learning. Some of these hours can include immunisation education. 

Activities that would assist in fulfilling these requirements include: