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North Carolina Immunization Branch

Schools and Child Care Facilities


All children in North Carolina must be vaccinated against certain diseases.  Immunization records are checked when a child enters school. Find out what vaccines children must have before entering school, access reporting forms and view, print or order resources schools may use to communicate with parents.

Child Care Facilities

Child care facilities check immunization records, too. Find out what vaccines children need before attending a child care facility, access reporting forms and view and print resources.

N.C. Immunization Law

All children in North Carolina must be immunized. Find out what state law requires.

N.C. Exemptions

Some exemptions to state immunization law are allowed. Learn about exemptions here.