Year 8 HPV Vaccinations: 2020-21

Posted Tuesday 4th August 2020.

As part of the 2020-21 national vaccination programme, all children in Year 8 (aged 12 to 13 years) will be offered the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination in school. Both boys and girls are now eligible for the vaccination.

For your child to be given the vaccination in school you need to complete an online consent form.
Full details, including a direct link to the form, are in the letter at the bottom of this news article.

Should you have any queries about the vaccination, we recommend that you contact the immunisation team by telephone (0300 300 0007) or email ( in the first instance.