are immunizations free in BC?...

Question: 

are immunizations free in BC?

Answer: 

All routinely recommended childhood vaccines are publicly funded (provided for free) in BC.  Most vaccines routinely recommended for adults are also provided for free in BC. Other vaccines (e.g., travel vaccines) are available at a cost. 

You can contact your local public health unit for information on which vaccines are available free and which are available at a cost. 

You can find the BC routine immunization schedules here and a list of vaccines recommended for adults in BC here

Date last updated: 
Thursday, Sep 15, 2016
Date last reviewed: 
Wednesday, Nov 01, 2017