The interim Australian Centre for Disease Control (CDC)

Protecting the health of all Australians.

The interim CDC

The interim CDC aims to improve the health of all Australians by working to protect the country from health threats.

What we do

Find out about the role of the interim CDC and our key areas of responsibility.

Who we engage with

Find out how the interim CDC is engaging with key Australian communities and stakeholders.



Media release – Human case of bird flu in Victoria

A statement by the Head of the interim Australian Centre for Disease Control Professor Paul Kelly.

Have your say – Help shape Australia's national immunisation strategy

We are inviting public feedback to help shape Australia's next national immunisation strategy for 2025–2030. The consultation is open between 22 May 2024 and 5 June 2024.

Flu and respiratory illness webinar recording now available

We hosted a webinar about respiratory viruses and the upcoming flu season on Friday 3 May 2024.