Your Risk

Your risk of contracting meningococcal meningitis varies by your age, and by the country you live in or travel to.1 Follow these links to explore the risks for yourself and others.

Other groups who may be at risk include older adults (aged 60+) and individuals with compromised immune systems2


For infants or young children under four years of age


Young teens

For young adolescents aged 13 or 14

Young teens

Young adults

For young adults up to 24 years of age

Young Adults

Travelling Abroad

For those travelling to certain destinations

Travelling Abroad

Take Action

There are steps you can take to help protect against meningococcal disease.1 Follow this link to discover how you can access the vaccinations that are right for yourself and others.



PP-VAC-GBR-1269 September 2019