Green book information

The Green Book is published by the DH and provides comprehensive latest information on vaccines and immunisation in the UK.

Immunisation against infectious disease 2006 edition (The Green Book)

Immunisation against infectious disease (external link), which is more commonly referred to as the ´Green Book´ is a publicly available document on the principles, practices and procedures of immunisation in the UK, with particular emphasis on those immunisations that comprise the routine immunisation programme from birth through to adulthood.

The Green Book (complete 1996 edition) (external link) is also available for historical reference.

The Green Book

The Green Book (Crown copyright 2006)

Further information

The Routine Childhood Immunisation Programme Poster shows the Scottish Childhood Schedule and vaccines used.

Updated 24 July 2014

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