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Measles Vaccine

Get protection from measles, mumps and rubella

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MMR is the vaccine that protects against measles, mumps, and rubella. All individuals born after January 1, 1970 (January 1, 1957 for health care workers) require 2 doses of MMR vaccine. There is no charge for the vaccination.

For information on the vaccine that can protect against measles, see HealthLinkBC File #14a Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) Vaccine.

Getting vaccinated

You can get vaccinated by booking an appointment by

  • Contacting your family physician
  • Contacting your local immunizing pharmacist (for people over the age of 5)
  • Contacting your local public health unit
  • or by attending a Fraser Health vaccination clinic
Anyone attending the clinics or receiving a vaccination should also bring their BC Care Card.
Vaccination Clinics
For General Public
Abbotsford
  • Gateway Health & Wellness Clinic
    #203-2051 McCallum Rd
    Abbotsford, BC
    604-855-0677
    • Wednesday April 2nd from 1:30pm - 4:30pm
    • Wednesday April 9th from 1:30pm - 4:30pm
*Clinics by appointment only


Chilliwack
  • Chilliwack Family Care Centre (inside Superstore)
    45779 Luckakuck Way
    Chilliwack, BC
    604-858-5544
    • March 31, April 1, April 2, and April 4 (Monday - Wednesday, and Friday) from 1:00pm - 3:00pm

*Clinics are drop in. Please arrive at least 20 min prior to the end of the clinic


Mission

  • Mission Oaks Medical Centre (inside Superstore)
    32136 Lougheed Highway
    Mission, BC
    604-826-7111
    • Wednesday, April 2 from 9:30am – 1:30pm
*Clinics by appointment only


For children under 5Public Health clinics for measles vaccinations have been confirmed for the following dates / times. Clinics for children aged 1-5 are listed below and are by appointment only. People over 5 requiring the measles vaccine can speak to their physician, local pharmacist, local public health unit, or attend a general vaccination clinic.

Chilliwack Health Unit (call 604-702-4900)

  • Daily March 31 to April 4 from 9:30 – 4:00 (no appointments available over lunch period)

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