Council conducts immunisation programs in accordance with the requirements of the Public Health Act 1997 and the National Health and Medical Research Council's Australian Immunisation Handbook.

Immunisations are conducted according to the National Immunisation Program Schedule.

School Based Immunisations

Devonport City Council, on behalf of the Department of Health and Human Services, undertakes the school based immunisation programs.  These programs are run through all Tasmanian schools over the academic year.

If you would like to find out more about immunisations in Tasmania, visit the Department of Health and Human Services website.

Council maintains an accurate record of previous immunisations which it has conducted.  If you need information on what vaccines you or your child has already received, please do not hesitate to call Devonport City Council.

For further information or advice you can contact Council’s Environmental Health Department on 03 6424 0511.