Date published: 
6 April 2018
Type: 
News
Intended audience: 
Health professionals

NOTE: This information has been superseded by more up-to-date information regarding seasonal influenza vaccines.

Annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons aged six months and over (unless contraindicated) to reduce their chance of becoming ill with influenza.

Under the National Immunisation Program, seasonal influenza vaccines will be available to eligible people for free from mid-April 2018.