Immunisation Service

Flu Vaccination for children - North Kirklees

Flu Vaccination for children in Reception to Year 11 (all children in special provisions)

This autumn school term, your child is being offered a flu vaccination through a nasal spray or injection. This year the vaccination is being offered in school to all children from Reception to Year 11 as part of a national health campaign to protect vulnerable people, including young children, from flu this Autumn and Winter.

Please note

- The vaccine Injection is ONLY available to those who decline the nasal spray vaccine due to porcine content or those that are contraindicated to the nasal spray.
- FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN – Injections will only be offered in clinics 
- FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN – Injections will be offered at school (or clinics if preferred).


- Please complete the form as soon as possible using the "Consent Form" button on this page to access it.

- Use the Step by Step guide to help you complete the form.

- Only complete the form once (if you want to make any changes later please contact us using the contact information below)

- Please complete the form even if you are declining the vaccination, so your child can be removed from the list and any subsequent follow up.

- Please contact us at [email protected] or 0303 003 4488 if you need support completing the form (or if you need to make any changes to your form at a later date).

All information collected by the In Health Care System and Locala’s Immunisation Team is kept secure and confidential at all times. All information is processed in line with The General Data Protection Act. For more information please visit Locala’s Privacy Notice. 

Brands used

- Nasal Spray – Fluenz Tetra

 - Injection - Seqirus Cell-based Quadrivalent Influenzas Vaccine


To help you understand more about the vaccine you can use the button on this page to access an information leaflet about the vaccination or view the video below of a GP discussing the vaccine.

On the day of the vaccination please note the following:

If your child becomes wheezy or has their asthma medication increased just before, or on the day of, the vaccination session, please contact us on the number below.

If your child is absent/unwell on the day our Immunisations Team is in school, you will receive an email to book into another session.  If your child does receive this treatment from another source (such as a  GP Surgery/Clinic) in between these sessions – please contact us on the number below.

If you have any queries regarding this vaccination, please do not hesitate to contact our Immunisation Team on 0303 003 4488 or [email protected]