Seasonal Flu Vaccination

Vaccination with flu vaccine 

Information on influenza vaccine deliveries and supplies, is available from the HSE National Immunisation Office.

Factsheets and posters on influenza vaccination for the public, pregnant women and healthcare workers are available from the HSE National Immunisation Office.

For the latest information for healthcare professionals on seasonal influenza vaccination view the National Immunisation Advisory Committee guidelines chapter on influenza.

Seasonal flu vaccine is not the same as Pandemrix. Pandemrix was one of the vaccines used in the pandemic (swine flu) vaccination programme. For information about Pandemrix and narcolepsy click here.

This 2020/2021 season, the seasonal influenza vaccination programme has been expanded to include all children aged 2-12 years. The vaccine offered to this group will be the Quadrivalent Live Attenuated Influenza (LAIV) vaccine. Further informaton about flu vaccine for children can be found here.