If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below:
It is important to make the initial appointment as early as possible – at least 4 weeks before you travel. The receptionist will make you an appointment with the travel nurse. The nurse will discuss your travel form with you and administer the vaccinations at the same time as doing your assessment.
Free vaccinations are available on the NHS these include: Hep A, Typhoid, DTP & Hep B providing it is combined with Hep A vaccine (twinrix).
Private injections are only available through the various travel clinics located in and around Bath City centre. These include Rabies, Japanese Encephalitis, Tick-bourne Encephalitis, Hep B, Meningitis ACWY.
- If your travel is 4 weeks or more in duration, please see the private travel clinic in the first instance.
- We do not prescribe Malaria tablets – these can be obtained from any private clinic.
Travel Health Questionnaire
To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill complete a travel risk assessment available from the practice.
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.