School Based Immunisation Program for Year 7 students

The Tasmanian Government is funding a School Based Immunisation Program for Grade 7's.

The City of Hobart will be undertaking the program for Grade 7's Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Diptheria, Tetanus & Pertussis (dTpa) on the following dates:

School / College 1st/2nd Term Date 3rd/4th Term Date
The Fahan School  17 March 2021 10 September 2021
The Friends School 4 March 2021 17 September 2021
The Hutchins School 26 March 2021 22 September 2021
Lambert School 17 March 2021 17 September 2021
Mount Carmel College 24 March 2021 3 September 2021
New Town High School 31 March 2021 9 September 2021
Ogilvie High School 24 March 2021 22 September 2021
Sacred Heart College 12 March 2021 3 September 2021
St Mary’s College 17 March 2021 9 September 2021
St Michael’s Collegiate 19 March 2021 10 September 2021

 

The Friends School and St Michael's Collegiate Grade 8students will receive HPV Dose 2 in Term 1 (due to COVID-19 school closures in 2020). 

For more information on the Tasmanian School Based Immunisation Program visit the Department of Health and Human Services website.