Annual vaccination is the most important measure to prevent influenza and its complications and is recommended for all people aged 6 months and over.

Free vaccines will be available to eligible Queenslanders from mid-April.

Am I eligible for a free vaccine?

Influenza vaccination is strongly recommended and funded on the NIP for the following groups:

 all Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

 all children aged 6 months to <5 years

 all adults aged ≥65 years

 all people aged ≥6 months with medical conditions listed in Table 1 which increase the risk of influenza complications  pregnant women (during any stage of pregnancy).

Screen Shot 2021-02-18 at 3.03.36 pm.png