The MMR vaccine is free of charge. Two doses are recommended for children and adults born after 1956 who have not had measles before. Children in BC receive the MMR vaccine at 12 and 18 months of age along with other childhood immunizations. If you did not receive two doses of the vaccine, please book an appointment with your doctor or local health provider. For more information, please visit:
For information on routine childhood immunizations, including the "Mumps, Measles and Rubella" (MMR) vaccine, visit the Immunization page by Child, Youth and Family Health.