Summary of NSW Health Vaccination Standards

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Hepatitis B Measles, Mumps, Rubella

One documented dose of adult diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis vaccine(dTpa Vaccine - Boostrix) within the last ten years.

Serology is not accepted.

Documented evidence of a completed, age appropriate, course of hepatitis B vaccine. If this is not available, then a Statutory Declaration stating that an appropriate course has been received.

and

Serology - Anti-HBs>10mlU/mL

Documented evidence of 2 doses of MMR vaccine at least one month apart;

or

Serology - positive IgG for measles, mumps and rubella.

or

No action required if born before 1966

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

One documented dose of adult diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis vaccine(dTpa Vaccine - Boostrix) within the last ten years.

Serology is not accepted.

Hepatitis B

Documented evidence of a completed, age appropriate, course of hepatitis B vaccine. If this is not available, then a Statutory Declaration stating that an appropriate course has been received.

and

Serology - Anti-HBs>10mlU/mL

Measles, Mumps, Rubella

Documented evidence of 2 doses of MMR vaccine at least one month apart;

or

Serology - positive 1gG for measles, mumps and rubella.

or

No action required if born before 1966

Varicella (Chicken Pox) Tb Influenza

Documented evidence of 2 doses of Varicella vaccine at least one month apart;

or

Serology - positive IgG for Varicella

All persons will need to complete a TB Assessment Form and produce results of any prior TB tests. Where an X-ray has been performed a copy of this report should be produced.

One dose of current seasonal influenza vaccine by June 1 each year

Serology will not be accepted

Please contact the agency for more information on the above requirements

Varicella (Chicken Pox)

Documented evidence of 2 doses of Varicella vaccine at least one month apart;

or

Serology - positive 1gG for Varicella

Tb

All persons will need to complete a TB Assessment Form and produce results of any prior TB tests. Where an X-ray has been performed a copy of this report should be produced.

Influenza

One dose of current seasonal influenza vaccine by June 1 each year

Serology will not be accepted

Please contact the agency for more information on the above requirements

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