Australian Immunisation Register for health professionals

Register as a vaccination provider

Registering as a vaccination provider medical practitioner, midwife, nurse practitioner or apply to become a recognised vaccination provider on the Australian Immunisation Register.

Medical practitioners, midwifes or nurse practitioners with a Medicare provider number

If you’re a medical practitioner, midwife or nurse practitioner with a Medicare provider number, you’re:

  • automatically a recognised vaccination provider, and
  • authorised to record or get immunisation data from the AIR

Read about accessing AIR using HPOS.

Other vaccination providers

If you’re not a medical practitioner, midwife or nurse practitioner with a Medicare provider number, you can apply to become a recognised vaccination provider.

Complete the Australian Immunisation Register - Application to register as a vaccination provider form. Send it to your state or territory health department for approval. When we get the approved form, we’ll give you a unique AIR registration number to show you’re a vaccination provider.

You’ll get a letter with your AIR vaccination provider number. Use this number when you send immunisation details to the AIR.

Read about access the AIR using HPOS.

Immunisation stationery order forms

Forms to order immunisation stationery if you are a vaccination provider:

This information was printed Sunday 19 May 2019 from https://www.humanservices.gov.au/organisations/health-professionals/services/medicare/australian-immunisation-register-health-professionals/register/register-vaccination-provider It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.

Page last updated: 22 February 2019