Category

2 months

4 months

6 months

12 months

4–5 years

All children in ACT, NSW, Tas or Vic who do not have any medical conditions associated with an increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease

13vPCV

13vPCV

13vPCV

Non-Indigenous children in NT, Qld, SA or WA who do not have any medical conditions associated with an increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease

13vPCV

13vPCV

13vPCV

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in NT, Qld, SA or WA who do not have any medical conditions associated with an increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease

13vPCV

13vPCV

13vPCV

13vPCV

All children with a medical condition(s) associated with an increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease

13vPCV

13vPCV

13vPCV

13vPCVa

23vPPV

a The 4th dose of 13vPCV is due at 12 months of age, or later, depending on when the medical condition is diagnosed. See also Table. Catch-up schedule for 13vPCV for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children living in NT, Qld, SA or WA ONLY, and all children with any medical condition(s) associated with an increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease, aged ≤5 years.

Note: Only 1 booster dose of 13vPCV is needed at 12 months of age. This applies even if a child:

  • is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person and lives in NT, Qld, SA or WA
  • also has 1 or more medical conditions associated with an increased risk of invasive pneumococcal disease
Last updated: 
5 June 2018
Last reviewed: 
5 June 2018

Definitions

Vic
Victoria
13vPCV
13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
WA
Western Australia
23vPPV
23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine