We are able to provide comprehensive advice regarding risks of communicable disease to most travellers.
Please note that if you are planning on going backpacking please make contact with the surgery between 8 and 12 weeks before your travel date.
For standard holiday travel advice please make contact with the surgery between 6 and 8 weeks before your travel date.
In order to obtain advice and vaccination, please complete a travel form, detailing your itinerary. Once completed please hand it in at reception and a Nurse will call you to make an appointment.
A travel form is available from reception or
We are an approved Yellow Fever Vaccination Centre.
A Yellow Fever Form is available from reception or
We require a £10 deposit when booking for the Yellow Fever vaccination so please bring the completed form to reception in person to book an appointment and pay the deposit (payable by cash, cheque or debit card please. We do not accept credit cards).
It is important to see you well in advance of travelling so that the vaccines can be in your system and working while you are away.
A second appointment may be required with the practice nurse to actually receive the vaccinations. Many vaccines have to be ordered as they are not routinely stocked at the practice.
Some travel vaccines have to be ordered on a private prescription basis. This is because not all travel vaccinations are available on the NHS. If the vaccines you require are not available on the NHS you will incur a charge. Please check in advance the costs of such vaccines.
Travel Vaccination Clinics
The following website is an excellent resource for travellers and is provided by the NHS (Scotland):
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below: