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Immunisation is one of the most important weapons for protecting individuals and the community from serious diseases. The Department's immunisation team supports the public and health professionals by offering clear, evidence-based information about different diseases, the possible side effects of immunisation and available vaccines.  This information can be accessed from the immunisation website on the right hand side of this page.

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Seasonal flu

Seasonal flu documents and resources for patients and health professionals.


Website used to record data in relation to uptake against immunisation programmes, incidence of flu-like illness and provide vaccine ordering facilities for the NHS

Travelling? (opens new window)

People who are travelling outside the UK may need to be vaccinated against some of the serious diseases that are found in other parts of the world.

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