At least 10 days prior to traveling to Brazil, you need to get a Yellow Fever
Proof of vaccination against polio is compulsory for
children aged between three months and six years (for example, the vaccination
booklet from the local clinic or a letter from the GP).
An international certificate of vaccination against yellow fever is compulsory for
travelers who, within three months prior to their arrival in Brazil, have
visited or been in transit through any of the following countries:
Angola, Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African
Republic, Chad, Colombia, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo,
Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana,
Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger,
Nigeria, Panama, Peru, Republic of the Congo (Brazzaville), Rwanda, São Tomé
and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania,
Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, Venezuela.
Vaccination against yellow fever is recommended for
all travelers when visiting the following states of Brazil:
Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Bahia, Distrito Federal, Espírito Santo, Goiás,
Maranhão, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Pará, Paraná, Piauí,
Rio Grande do Sul, Rondônia, Roraima, Santa Catarina, São Paulo, Tocantins.
Please note that yellow fever vaccinations take approximately 10 days to become
CONSULATE-GENERAL OF BRAZIL IN LONDON
INFORMATION CONCERNING VACCINATIONS WHEN TRAVELING TO BRAZIL
Added to site: April 25, 2010