The practice nurse offers travel advice and some immunisations. It's recommended you see the practice nurse approximately 2 months before you travel, so that adequate protection can be achieved.

Some vaccinations required for travel abroad are not given in practice and you will be advised to contact a Travel Clinic, see NHS Choices at for more information. global air travel

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you should complete a form, available from reception or download a  Travel Vaccination Patient Questionnaire

This will then be passed to the practice nurse to check your requirements, You should then contact us to check if you need an appointment for travel vaccinations.

Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.

There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below

Europe Europe & Russia North America North America
Central America Central America South America South America
Caribbean Caribbean Africa Africa
Middle East Middle East Central Asia Central Asia
East Asia East Asia Australasia Australasia and Pacific

Travelling in Europe

If you are travelling to Europe a very useful booklet has been published with advice and guidance to help you get the most out of your holiday. To visit please click:- (this is a large document and may take a minute or two to view)


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