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Yellow Fever Public Advisory (March 2017)
Saturday, March 25, 2017

Persons travelling TO Trinidad and Tobago from the following six (6) countries are required to present a proof of Yellow Fever vaccination via their International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis:

1. Brazil
2. Columbia
3. Ecuador
4. Peru
5. The Plurinational State of Boliva
6. Suriname

Persons travelling FROM the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago are advised to liaise with their travel agents or visit
http://www.who.int/ith/ith_country_list.pdf?ua=1 for a list of the Yellow Fever vaccination requirements of various countries, territories, and areas.

Persons travelling to a country where the proof of Yellow Fever vaccination via their International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis is required are advised to visit their County Medical Offices of Health TWO WEEKS prior to their departure from Trinidad and Tobago with the following:

1. Proof of travel
2. Proof of  Yellow Fever immunization

International Certificates of Vaccination or Prophylaxis will be processed within two business days.

International Certificates of Vaccination or Prophylaxis may be obtained at the following County Medical Offices with proof of immunization:

 

St. George East
John Shaw Avenue
Arima
(868) 667-6688
(868) 667-4142
  St. George West
3-5 Jerningham Place
Jerningham Avenue
Belmont
(868) 285-8993
     
St. George Central
21 Third Street
Barataria
(868) 675-1983
  Caroni
Southern Main Road
Couva
(868) 636-5066
     
St. Andrew/St. David
Cor. Blake Avenue & Eastern Main Road
Damarie Hill
Guaico
(868) 668-5987
(868) 668-2055
  St. Patrick
Spiaria Administrative Complex
Siparia
(868) 649-1227
     
Nariva/Mayaro
Narine Ramrattan Building
Naparima Mayaro Road
Rio Claro
(868) 222-5005 ext. 3003
  Victoria
160 Pointe-a-Pierre Road
San Fernando
(868) 652-2016 ext. 3
     
Tobago
Robinson Street Scarborough
(868) 639-3751
(868) 600-7000 ext. 4280
   


 


The World Health Organization declared that from Wednesday June 22nd, 2016, booster doses or revaccination for Yellow Fever will no longer be required. One dose of the Yellow Fever Vaccine will be valid for travel regardless of when the vaccine was given. The International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis will still be required. In the event that a person has never been immunized for Yellow Fever, it is advised to get the vaccine at least 10 days prior to travelling.

POINTS TO NOTE:

  • Travel to North America and Europe
    Neither the Yellow Fever Vaccination nor the International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis is required for travel to North American and European Countries e.g. the United States of America, Canada and England.

     
  • Yellow Fever Vaccination Exemption
    Some persons may be exempt from the Yellow Fever vaccine; such persons may obtain an exemption letter from the County Medical Officers of Health.

See below for Trinidad and Tobago’s Yellow Fever Vaccination Schedule:





Yellow Fever Vaccination Days in the Health Centres

 

Caroni

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Chaguanas

Every Thursday at 1:00 pm

Couva

2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month

Cunupia

1st Thursday of every month

Flanagin Town

1st Monday of every month

Freeport

1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month

Gran Couva

4th Thursday of the month

Las Lomas

4th Tuesday of month

St Helena

4th Wednesday of the month

Tabaquite

4th Tuesday of the month

Todd’s Road

4th Wednesday of the month

 

 


Nariva/ Mayaro

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Biche

4th Tuesday Monthly

Brothers Road

4th Monday Monthly

Guayaguayare

3rd Thursday Monthly

Mayaro

1st Wednesday Monthly

Rio Claro

2nd and 4th Monday Monthly

 

 

 

 

 


St Andrew/ St David

 

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Coryal

1st Monday (monthly)

Cumana

1st Thursday (monthly)

Cumuto

Last Friday of each month

Grande Riviere

2nd Tuesday (monthly)

Manzanilla

3rd Tuesday (monthly)

Matelot

4th Wednesday (monthly)

Matura

4th Thursday (monthly)

Sangre Grande

1st and 3rd Thursday (monthly)

Sans Souci

Wednesdays or 4th Friday at Toco

Toco

4th Friday (monthly)

Valencia

1st Monday of each month

 

 


St George Central

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Aranguez

1st Wednesday of every month

Barataria

Monday

El Socorro

Monday

Las Cuevas

Wednesday

Laventille

3rd Thursday of every month

Maracas

Wednesday

Morvant

Tuesday

San Juan

Wednesday

Santa Cruz

Tuesday

Upper Laventille

Thursday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


St George East

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Arima

Thursday

Arouca

Monday

Blanchisseuse

Date determined on number of clients accumulated

La Horquetta

1st Tuesday of each month

Maloney

Last Thursday of each month

San Raphael

4th Wednesday of each month

Tacarigua

Last Tuesday of each month

Talparo

3rd Monday of each month

Tunapuna

2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month

St. Joseph Enhanced Health Centre

Tuesday

 

 

 


St George West

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Carenage

Wednesday

Diego martin

Thursday

George Street

Tuesday

Maraval

Monday

Oxford Street

Tuesday

Petit Valley

Thursday

St James

Thursday

Woodbrook

3rd Thursday of the Month

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


St Patrick

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Cedros

1st Thursday of every month

Chatham

Tuesday of every month

Erin

1st Thursday of every month

Fyzabad

2nd and 4th Monday of every monthly

Granville

Monday of every month

Guapo

4th Thursday of every month

Icacos

1st Thursday of every month

La Brea

2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month

Oropouche

Last Monday of every month

Palo Seco

3rd Monday of every month

Penal

1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month

Penal Rock Road

Last Tuesday of every month

Point Fortin

2nd and 4th Thursday of every month

Siparia

3rd Wednesday of every month

 

 

 


Victoria

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

 

Child Health

Adult

Claxton Bay

1st Monday AM

1st Monday PM; 1st Friday 8 am -2pm

Debe

2nd Wednesday AM

2nd Wednesday

Gasparillo

1st Thursday AM

1st Thursday PM

Indian Walk/ Tableland

2nd and last Thursday AM

2nd and last Thursday PM

La Romaine

1st Thursday AM

1st Tuesday 1 PM

Lengua

3rd Thursday AM

3rd Thursday 1 PM

Marabella

1st Tuesday

Last Friday 8-10 AM

Moruga

4th Monday AM

4th Monday PM

Pleasantville

4th Thursday

4th Thursday PM

Princes Town

3rd Monday

3rd Monday 1 PM

Rochard Douglas

4th Monday AM

4th Monday PM

Roy Joseph

1st Thursday

1st Thursday 1 PM

Ste. Madeleine

Last Thursday

Last Thursday 1-3 PM

Williamsville

4th Wednesday AM

4th Wednesday PM

 


Tobago

 

 

Health Centre

Yellow Fever Vaccination Day(s)

Belle Garden

1st Thursday

Bethel

4th Thursday

Bloody Bay

3rd Monday

Buccoo

3rd Tuesday

Canaan/ Bon Accord

Every Wednesday and 1st and 2nd Tuesday

Castara

3rd Friday

Charlotteville

1st and 3rd Tuesday

Delaford

3rd Monday

L’Anse Fourmi

3rd Monday

Les Coteaux

1st and 3rd Wednesday

Mason Hall

4th Tuesday

Moriah

3rd Friday

Mt St Georg

2nd Tuesday

Parlatuvier

3rd Friday

Pembroke

1st Thursday

Plymouth

3rd Monday

Roxborough

3rd Monday

Scarborough

Monday

Speyside

1st and 3rd Thursday

 




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