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New Zealand National Immunisation Schedule
Making an informed decision
The immunisation visit
The immune system & vaccination
Haemophilus influenzae type b
Herpes zoster (shingles)
Pertussis (whooping cough)
Efficacy & effectiveness
Presentations & webinars
Publications and reports
Vaccinator Bridging Course
Regional advisors & local coordinators
Vaccine administration - overview
Conferences & workshops
Influenza season information
Meningococcal disease information for health professionals
Zostavax resources for health professionals
Vaccinator Health Worker Stage 1 Training
Clinical queries: 0800 466 863
Education office: 0800 882 873
Detailed information about each vaccine provided on the New Zealand National Immunisation Schedule and other vaccines licensed but not publicly funded.
Detailed information on the different types of vaccines, how they are made, and what they are made of.
How vaccine safety is monitored, and all about adverse events following immunisation (AEFI).
Efficacy and effectiveness
An explanation of how the success of vaccines can be measured, including the duration of vaccine protection.
IMAC is unable provide vaccination advice for travellers however links to other websites that may be useful have been provided.
Boostrix resources quick reference
Boostrix® is the funded vaccine for Tdap, tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough). Key information Boostrix data sheet
Last updated: Jan 2020
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