Vaccination

Vaccinations

Pharmacist initiation and administration of vaccines

The NSW Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008 (clause 48A) authorises appropriately trained pharmacists in NSW to administer the following vaccines to eligible patients.

Current As Of 28/01/2023

Vaccine eligibility

Vaccine name Abbreviated/alternate name Limitations of use Patient age and funding
SARS-COV-2 (COVID-19) vaccine In accordance with Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) approved Product Information and Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) recommendations 5 years and over funded by the Commonwealth separate to the NIP
Triple antigen vaccine Diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis combination
dTpa
12 to 19 years NIP funded Pregnant women NIP funded 20 years and over private funded
Hepatitis A vaccine Hep A 5 years and over private funded State funded for post exposure
​Hepatitis B vaccine ​Hep B ​5 years and over State (refer to eligibility) and Private funded
​Human papillomavirus vaccine ​HPV ​ 12 to 19 years NIP funded 20 years and over private funded
​Influenza and coryza vaccine ‘Influenza vaccine’ ​ 5 years and over NIP at-risk eligibility 5 years and over private funded
​Japanese encephalitis vaccine ​Mandatory completion of the additional training module: Japanese encephalitis – A learning resource for immunisation providers hosted by the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia or the Pharmacy Guild of Australia ​ 5 years and over Commonwealth, State and Private. Note: this vaccine is funded by the Commonwealth separate to the NIP
​Measles-mumps-rubella combination vaccine ​MMR ​12 years and over NIP and State funded
​Meningococcal vaccine (ACWY only) (quadrivalent) conjugate vaccine ​MenACWY ​ 14 to 19 years NIP 20 years and over private funded
Poliomyelitis vaccine ​ 5 to 19 years NIP funded 20 years and over private funded
Typhoid vaccine
Intramuscular injection (IMI) formulation only
5 years and over private funded
Zoster vaccine Recombinant varicella zoster virus glycoprotein e antigen vaccine ​Shringrix vaccine brand only ​50 years and over private funded

Here's What You Need to Know

Vaccinations by a qualified pharmacist
Private consultation rooms
(please refer to table) No script required
  • All our pharmacists have completed an accredited vaccination training course.
  • We conduct vaccinations under the NSW Pharmacist Vaccination Standards
  • All your information is stored securely.
  • We record each vaccination in accordance with the regulation requirements.
  • Please contact us for availability and pricing.

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Covid-19 Vaccination
Flu Vaccination
Whooping Cough
Meningococcal
Hepatitis A Vaccination
Hepatitis B Vaccination
HPV
Japanese Encephalitis
Measles-mumps-rubella
Poliomyelitis Vaccine
Typhoid Vaccine
Shingle Vaccine