Public consultation for the revised Herpes zoster vaccine recommendations in the Australian Immunisation Handbook was conducted over a four week period from 8 July 2022 to 7 August 2022, during which time the draft recommendations were available on the Citizen Space website. The Immunisation Branch invited a range of stakeholders, committees, working groups and interested people to provide submissions.
This report outlines the public consultation comments received for the revised Herpes zoster vaccine recommendations. This submission was approved by NHMRC on 6 December 2022.
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.