Travellers should be up to date with routinely recommended vaccinations according to the routine UK immunisation programme.
Vaccination recommended for travellers who are at increased risk due to their work (eg, health workers or those working with animals).
Risk in some areas of the country. Seek specialist advice if vaccination is being considered.
Travellers should have completed a primary vaccination course according to the UK schedule. If travelling to a country where medical facilities may be limited, a booster dose of a tetanus-containing vaccine is recommended if the last dose was more than ten years ago even if five doses of vaccine have been given previously.