The Australian Government has developed a collection of resources for health professionals containing advice and guidance on delivering COVID-19 vaccinations.

This ​decision guide provides up to date information about the use of COVID-19 vaccines for women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning pregnancy  It can be used by maternity care providers to help women decide whether they should have a COVID-19 vaccine.

This information will be updated when advice changes or when other vaccines become available.

Document information

Developed by

Health and Social Policy Branch (HSPB)


  • Michael Nicholl, Senior Clinical Advisor Obstetrics
  • Maternity COVID-19 working group

Endorsed by

Dr Nigel Lyons, Deputy Secretary, Health System Strategy and Planning

For use by

Maternity and neonatal services, pregnant women, new mothers and families

Current as at: Tuesday 18 May 2021
Contact page owner: Health Protection NSW