It is Ministry of Defence policy that all entitled service personnel are recommended to be immunised in accordance with National Immunisation policy. The following list details routine vaccination requirements on entry to the armed forces:
Hepatitis A + B (as single antigen or combined vaccines)
Low-dose diphtheria/Tetanus/Inactivated Polio (Td/IPV)
Meningococcal (serogroup C disease)
Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)
Service personnel are routinely kept in date for the following vaccines throughout their career: Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Poliomyelitis, Tetanus, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and Yellow fever.