Immunization Regulations for Child Care Entry

The purpose of the immunization requirements for entry into childcare are to protect children, staff, and the public against vaccine-preventable diseases in child care centers. These rules establish minimum immunization requirements for attendance at center based or family child care, including Pre-Kindergarten.

News and Updates

NOTE: The Child Care Provider's Immunization Survey for 2015-2016 will be emailed to licensed and registered providers beginning on November 2, 2015. Please watch your inbox for our message -- it contains your personal link to the survey.

Rule effective 7/1/2016 will be posted when final.

For information or assistance, please contact:
Vermont Department of Health
Immunization Program
800-640-4374 (toll free within Vermont)

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Information for Child Care Providers & Parents

Find information and join the conversation about immunization: 

Child Care Providers Immunization Status Report

clickAll licensed and registered child care providers in Vermont are required to report the immunization status of babies and children in their care to the State of Vermont each year. The information that you need in order to complete the immunization survey will be collected annually from parents.

Missing your survey email? Check your junk email or trash folder

Additional Guidance for Child Care Providers

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Childhood Immunization Schedules

Childhood Immunization Scedule PostcardVermont Schedule

Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

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Please use the forms provided. All forms have been updated as of 9/18/2013

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More Resources

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