Immunisation Service

Contact us

  • The Immunisation Drop-in Centre (DIC) is located on the Ground floor opposite Parkville Café and is available Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm (except Public Holidays).  Contact details below (Option 2).  You can email any queries to

    The Specialist Immunisation clinic (SIC) provides a service to children with complex medical health problems and specialist immunisation needs.  Contact details below (Option 3).  This Tuesday morning clinic has five Immunisation specialist paediatricians and Nurse Practitioners.  The patients who should be referred to this clinic are:

    • those who have previously experienced an adverse event following immunisation
    • are at risk of an adverse event following immunisation
    • children with underlying complex medical health problems (includes oncology, transplant, immune suppression)
    • children who require supervision following immunisation
    • Families with immunisation needs unable to be met within a community setting

    RCH Referral fax: 03 9345 5034

    Immunisation hotline - 1300 882 924

    After dialing, please select the option that suits your needs and your call will be redirected.

    Option 1: SAEFVIC
    Option 2: General Immunisation Advice and the Royal Children's Hospital Immunisation Service
    Option 3: Specialist Immunisation Clinics (Adults and Paediatrics)
    Option 4: BCG vaccines for children
    Option 5: Monash immunisation Service
    Option 6: Victorian Department of Health