Australia’s trusted independent immunisation experts

The Australian government COVID-19 vaccination program begins on 22 February 2021. The Department of Health and states and territories are developing a range of resources to keep healthcare professionals up to date with the latest information. This page provides links to relevant resources. We will be updating the page as new resources and information become available.

 

Australian Government resources

ATAGI clinical advices

Vaccine safety monitoring

  • Therapeutic Goods Administration

    The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) is responsible for monitoring the safety of all vaccines approved for use in Australia. TGA has put in place a comprehensive system to capture reports of adverse events following COVID-19 vaccination, through:

     

    Read more here

  • AusVaxSafety

    The AusVaxSafety system, coordinated by NCIRS and funded by the Australian Government Department of Health, will be conducting comprehensive active safety monitoring of COVID-19 vaccines. This is to ensure the safety of COVID-19 vaccines and provide clinician and consumer confidence in the vaccination program.

    Read more here

State and territory resources

Visit our COVID-19 - Frequently asked questions page to find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions
See also:
COVID-19 vaccine development landscape
NCIRS COVID-19 response