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Information Materials

2019/2020 School Programme

Vaccines to protect your child HPV, MenACWY and Tdap Information for parents of children starting secondary school in 2019

Vacsaíní chun do pháiste a chosaint HPV, MenACWY agus Tdap Eolas do thuismitheoirí páistí atá ag tosú ar an meánscoil in 2019

2018/2019 School Programme 

The following information materials are available for parents of girls in 1st year of all second level schools and age equivalent in special schools or home schooled.

Information Booklets

English | IrishArabic | Simplified Chinese | French | German | Polish | Portuguese | Russian | Romanian

An audit of HPV information materials from 7 countries was recently carried out. 

The results of this audit are available to view here.

Consent Form Routine programme English | Irish Catch up programme English | Irish

Post Vaccination Advice - English | Irish

The vaccine used in the school programme in Ireland is called Gardasil. It is manufactured by MSD. Please read 

If you have any questions please contact the schools immunisation programme office in your area. The contact phone numbers are available in English and Irish.


Information for School Principals


Information for  Healthcare Professionals

Information for HSE School Teams 

Medicine Protocol for the School Immunisation Programme


This page was updated on 20 June 2019