Guidance

MenC vaccination schedule: planned changes from June 2013

This letter sets out changes to the meningococcal serogroup conjugate (MenC) vaccination from 1 June 2013.

Detail

In summary, these changes are:

  • the removal of the 2nd dose at age 16 weeks from the routine schedule for infants
  • the introduction of an adolescent booster dose at around 14 years