Who uses the Australian Immunisation Register

Many people use the AIR.

Who uses the Australian Immunisation Register

Who Can use it to:

People living in Australia

  • prove they have had certain vaccines
  • check their own or their child’s Immunisation History Statement
  • check where your child’s up to with the National Immunisation Program Schedule on the Department of Health website - this is important for some kinds of family payments and access to child care and school

State and territory health departments

  • see immunisation coverage
  • identify regions at risk during disease outbreaks

Vaccination providers

  • check which vaccines their patients have had
  • check when and if their patients are overdue for any vaccines
  • record vaccines they give their patients

Page last updated: 19 October 2017