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Communicable Disease Control (CDC) Branch

Routine Immunization Schedules

A different schedule may be needed for high-risk individuals, individuals NOT previously immunized or, if one or more doses of a vaccine are missed. Talk to your health care provider for more information about immunization.

For a printer friendly version of Manitoba’s routine immunization schedule, click here .

For a list of vaccines offered free-of-charge, click here.


Recommended Immunization Schedule for Infants and Pre-School Children

  NOTE: (Click on links to open Fact Sheets)

Vaccine

Age

2
months

4
months

6
months

12
months

18
months

4-6
years

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Polio, Haemophilus influenzae type b (DTaP-IPV-Hib)

 

 

Pneumococcal Conjugate 13 valent (Pneu-C-13) ^

 

 

 

Rotavirus

 

 

 

 

Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (MMRV)

 

 

 

 

Meningococcal C Conjugate (Men-C-C) Vaccine          

Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis, Polio (Tdap-IPV)

 

 

 

 

 

Influenza (Flu)

The seasonal influenza program may vary each year. Click here for current information on the seasonal influenza vaccine.

♦  = A single dose given with one needle.

^  = Children with high-risk medical conditions and those living in First Nations communities should be immunized at 2, 4, 6 and 18 months.

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Recommended School Immunization Schedule


NOTE: (Click on links to open Fact Sheets)

Vaccine

Age

Grade
4

Grade
6

14-16
years

Meningococcal C Conjugate (Men-C-C) Vaccine *

 

 

Hepatitis B Vaccine **

 

♦ ♦ 
As of Sept 2017

 

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) ***

 

♦ ♦
Girls only
(until Sept 2016, when boys will be added)

 

Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap)

 

 

Influenza (Flu)

The seasonal influenza program may vary each year. Click here for current information on the seasonal influenza vaccine.

♦  = A single dose given with one needle.

* Effective September 2019, the Men-C-C vaccine will be offered in Grade 6.

** Effective September 2017, the hepatitis B vaccine will be given as 2-doses in Grade 6 to children born ≥ 2006. Children born between 1989 and 2005 would have been part of the 3-dose hepatitis B program provided in Grade 4. Individuals born between 1989 and 2005 who missed the school program may be caught up with the 3-dose schedule.

*** Effective September 2016, the HPV vaccine will be offered to boys in Grade 6, as well as to boys in Grade 9 as part of a 3-year catch-up program.

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Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults


NOTE: (Click on links to open Fact Sheets)

Vaccine

Age

18-26
years

All
adults

65
years

Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap) *

 

 

Tetanus, Diphtheria (Td)

 


Every 10 years

 

Pneumococcal Polysaccharide (Pneu-P-23)

 

 


Lifetime dose

Influenza (Flu)

The seasonal influenza program may vary each year. Click here for current information on the seasonal influenza vaccine.

♦  = A single dose given with one needle.

* = Adults who are due for a Td booster and have not previously received a pertussis-containing vaccine in adulthood; and/or, primary caregivers of a newborn infant up to 6 months of age who have not previously received a pertussis-containing vaccine in adulthood; and/or, pregnant women ≥ 26 weeks of pregnancy who have not received a dose of a pertussis-containing vaccine in adulthood.

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