The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) is consulting with stakeholders on proposed changes to the maternal pertussis vaccination recommendations for inclusion in the Australian Immunisation Handbook, with an intention to submit the recommendation to the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) for its approval under section 14A of the National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992.

Click here to access the public consultation.

To make a submission, please click on the link which reads ‘Online Survey’ where you will be directed to targeted questions. Your comments and feedback on the proposed changes are welcome.

This public consultation will remain open until 11.59 pm 9 February 2019.

If you have any questions in relation to this consultation process please contact the ATAGI Secretariat via email at