NHS vaccinations and when to have them

It's important that vaccines are given on time for the best protection, but if you or your child missed a vaccine, contact your GP to catch up.

NHS vaccination schedule

Babies under 1-year-old

Age Vaccines
8 weeks 6-in-1 vaccine
Rotavirus vaccine
12 weeks 6-in-1 vaccine (2nd dose)
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine
Rotavirus vaccine (2nd dose)
16 weeks 6-in-1 vaccine (3rd dose)
MenB (2nd dose)

Children aged 1 to 15

Age Vaccines
1 year Hib/MenC (1st dose)
MMR (1st dose)
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine (2nd dose)
MenB (3rd dose)
2 to 10 years Flu vaccine (every year)
3 years and 4 months MMR (2nd dose)
4-in-1 pre-school booster
12 to 13 years HPV vaccine
14 years

3-in-1 teenage booster


Age Vaccines
65 years Pneumococcal (PPV) vaccine
65 years (and every year after) Flu vaccine
70 years Shingles vaccine

Pregnant women

When it's offered   Vaccines
During flu season Flu vaccine
From 16 weeks pregnant Whooping cough (pertussis) vaccine


Your child's appointment

About vaccinations

6-in-1 vaccine

Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine

MenB vaccine

Rotavirus vaccine


MMR vaccine

Children's flu vaccine

4-in-1 preschool booster

HPV vaccine

3-in-1 teenage booster

MenACWY vaccine

Pneumococcal (PPV) vaccine

Flu vaccine

Shingles vaccine

BCG (TB) vaccine

Hepatitis B vaccine

Chickenpox vaccine