Meningococcal disease and vaccines

Visit our meningococcal disease webpage to find out more about the disease and download fact sheets on the disease and vaccines available in New Zealand.

We also have individual vaccine pages for the meningococcal vaccines Menactra® (meningococcal groups A, C, Y, W135), NeisVac-C® (meningococcal group C) and Nimenrix® (meningococcal groups A, C, Y, W135).

There are no Meningitec, Mencevax or Menomune vaccines available in New Zealand. The meningococcal group B vaccine available overseas (Bexsero) is not licensed or available in New Zealand.