Vaccinations and immunisations

It’s important to understand which vaccinations your baby needs when they should have them and why they are offered. Here’s a simple guide to your child’s immunisations.

Babies up to one year

Eight weeks

6-in-1 vaccination

Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine

Rotavirus vaccine


12 weeks

6-in-1 vaccination (2nd dose)

Rotavirus vaccine (2nd dose)

16 weeks

6-in-1 vaccination (3rd dose)

Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine (2nd dose)

MenB (2nd dose)

Children from one to 15 years

One year

Hib/MenC (1st dose)

MMR 91st dose)

Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine (3rd dose)

MenB (2nd dose)

Two to 10 years

Flu vaccine (each year)

Three years and four months

MMR (2nd dose)

4-in-1 pre-school booster

12 to 13 years

HPV vaccine

14 years

3-in-1 teenage booster