Related communicable disease surveillance sites

This page provides links to the Australian State and Territory Health Departments as well as to other Australian and International communicable diseases and health agencies.

Page last updated: 23 March 2011

Australian Sites

State and Territory Government Department sites

State and Territory public health legislation

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Northern Territory


South Australia



Western Australia


Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit

Australian Society for HIV Medicine

Water Quality Australia and Treatment

Department of Medical Entomology, University of Sydney and Westmead Hospital

Department of Public Health, The University of Adelaide

Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia

Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of Sydney

Faculty of Health, Queensland University of Technology

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (formerly ANZFA)

Global Polio Eradication Initiative

Health Communication Network

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health

Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University

The Albion Street Centre, South Eastern Sydney Area Health Service

Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory

WHO/FAO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Leptospirosis

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International Sites

International Government/Organisations

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

Department of Health, Hong Kong

Environmental Science and Research Ltd, New Zealand


Health Canada

Laboratory Centre for Disease Control, Health Canada

Ministry of Health, New Zealand

Ministry of Health and Welfare, Japan, Infectious Agents Surveillance Report

PanAmerican Health Organization (Central and South America)

Project ICARE (Intensive Care Antimicrobial Resistance Epidemiology)

Stop TB Initiative

UK Department of Health

UK Health Protection Agency

US Centers for Disease Control and Protection

US Food and Drug Administration

World Health Organization

World Health Organization Health Topics

World Health Organization Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response

World Health Organization Disease outbreak news

World Health Organization Global Malaria Programme

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International Travel Information

Department of Medical Entomology, Australia - Travel Bugs

Disease Outbreaks News, World Health Organization


Medical College of Wisconsin, International Travellers' Clinic

Smart Traveller

The Drs Reference Site

US CDC Traveller's Health

WHO International Travel and Health

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Communicable Disease Related Electronic Reports, Books and Journals


CDC Bulletin (South Australian Health Department)

Medical Journal of Australia

NSW Public Health Bulletin (New South Wales Health Department)

Northern Territory Disease Control Bulletin (Northern Territory Health Department)

Victorian Infectious Diseases Bulletin (Victorian Health Department)

Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory - VIDRL Fortnightly Surveillance Bulletin


Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) Science Journals and Archives Journals

British Medical Journal

Canada Communicable Disease Report

Emerging Infectious Diseases

Eurosurveillance (Weekly and Monthly)



New Zealand Public Health Report

UK Health Protection Agency Communicable Disease Report Weekly

US Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

WHO Weekly Epidemiology Record

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