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Victorian Government Health Information – Immunisation.
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Polio Services Victoria
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Infectious Diseases, In your language
Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government – Immunise Australia Program
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Free vaccine Victoria: criteria for eligibility
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Check your immunisation HALO
Department of Health, Victorian Government – SAEFVIC Adverse events reporting
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade – smart traveller.gov.au
Global Polio Eradication Initiative – Infected countries
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Smart Traveller.

Support groups

Independence Australia – Polio Network Victoria.

References used for this fact sheet

  • The Australian Immunisation Handbook 10th Edition, 2013, Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government. More information here.
  • Immunisation schedule Victoria from July 2013, 2013, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.
  • National Immunisation Program Schedule. From 1 July 2013, Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government. More information here.
  • Vaccine side effects, 2013, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.
  • Pre-immunisation checklist – what to tell your doctor or nurse before immunisation, 2013, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.
  • Vaccine Preventable Diseases in Australia, 2005 to 2007 – Poliomyelitis, 2010, Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government. More information here.

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