MEASLES OUTBREAK IN AUCKLAND

Measles outbreak in Auckland

UPDATE: As at 12PM, 22 August there have been 596 confirmed cases of measles this year
Fact sheets Map of confirmed cases | Whānau Pack – GPs and EDs |
Whānau Pack – ELS |
 Whānau Pack – Schools 


Measles is a highly infectious viral illness that can be very serious. In the resources below, you’ll find information on what symptoms to look out for, how to best protect yourself and others, as well as what actions to take if you’ve been in contact with someone with measles.

If you are concerned about measles call Healthline on 0800 611 116 or call your GP.
Please do not just turn up to your GP, after hours or emergency department as you could potentially infect others.