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There is an international shortage of some vaccines - particularly Hepatitis A and B.
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below
|Europe & Russia||North America|
|Central America||South America|
|Middle East||Central Asia|
|East Asia||Australasia and Pacific|
It is important to make this initial appointment as early as possible - at least 6 weeks before you travel.
Not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.
I am going abroad, what do I need to do about immunisations?
If you are planning a holiday abroad and think you may need vaccinations or Malaria tablets please give yourself at least 6 weeks for your vaccine planning. We do not offer travel vaccination at the practice currently. We may review this in the future. Apologise for any inconvenience caused.
please visit for travel vaccination information:
This website will advise you which immunisations you need and whether you need to take malaria protection for the countries you are visiting.
You can also contact the Liverpool school of tropical medicine for vaccines. Tel: 0151 705 3223