Hong Kong Childhood Immunisation Programme

AGE Immunisation RECOMMENDED
Newborn B.C.G. Vaccine
Hepatitis B Vaccine - First dose
1 month Hepatitis B Vaccine - Second dose
2 months DTaP-IPV Vaccine - First Dose
Pneumococcal Vaccine - First Dose
4 months DTaP-IPV Vaccine - Second Dose
Pneumococcal Vaccine - Second Dose
6 months DTaP-IPV Vaccine - Third Dose
Pneumococcal Vaccine - Third Dose
Hepatitis B Vaccine - Third Dose
1 year MMR Vaccine (Measles, Mumps &Rubella) - First Dose
Pneumococcal Vaccine - Booster Dose
Varicella Vaccine - First Dose *
1 1/2 year DTaP-IPV Vaccine - Booster Dose
Primary 1 MMRV Vaccine (Measles, Mumps, Rubella & Varicella) - Second Dose *
DTaP-IPV Vaccine - Booster Dose
Primary 6 dTap-IPV Vaccine - Booster Dose

DTaP- IPV Vaccine: Diphtheria, Tetanus, acellular Pertussis & Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine

dTaP-IPV Vaccine: Diphtheria, Tetanus, acellular Pertussis (reduced dose) & Inactivated   Poliovirus Vaccine

* Varicella vaccines are incorporated into the Programme for children born on or after 1 Jan 2013. MMR vaccines would continue to be provided to children in Primary 1 who were born before this date.

Other vaccines not included in the above Programme are available in private clinics. These vaccines include influenza vaccine, Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine, meningococcal vaccine, hepatitis A vaccine, Japanese encephalitis vaccine and combined vaccines which contain a combination of various vaccine components. Parent should seek advice from doctors before getting their children immunised.