Guidance on the control and prevention of Legionnaires' disease in England, including disease surveillance and reporting forms.
The guidance document outlines the protocol for the national surveillance scheme for Legionnaires’ disease.
The national surveillance scheme:
- detects clusters or outbreaks of legionella infection in England and Wales or abroad
- identifies sources of infection so that control measures can be applied to prevent further cases
- offers legionella surveillance information
National surveillance reporting forms
Report all confirmed cases of Legionellosis to the national surveillance scheme for Legionnaires’ disease using the national surveillance form.
Information request forms
Request more information from the Legionella Epidemiology Section, at the National Infection Service using the request form.