You are welcome.This is an important question. Babies in South Africa do not routinely get the meningcoccal vaccine. Babies in the UK are vaccinated against Meningococcus C. Here babies do get vaccinated against two other bacterial causes of severe meningitis with the pneumococcal and with the haemophilus B vaccinations.Boosters for these vaccinations are given at 12 and 18 months.
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