Virological Surveillance

Friday 20th October 2017

Virological Surveillance

ESR public health virology laboratory collates, analyses and reports all year round laboratory-based virological surveillance with public health importance from virology laboratories of Auckland, Waikato, Christchurch and Dunedin Hospitals, Microbiology Laboratory of Wellington Hospital and the public health virology laboratory of ESR:
Most of the data from this surveillance up till 2002 were published in the former ESR publication Lablink.  Data from 2004 will be routinely published on this website.

Virology Reports

Influenza Annual Report

Influenza Surveillance Summary

Influenza Vaccine Recommendations

Influenza Weekly Update

Virology Annual Report

Virology Quarterly Report

Virology Weekly Report


Email us at to be notified when reports are published. Please specify the reports you are interested in:

- NZ Public Health Surveillance Report
- Monthly Surveillance Report
- Annual Surveillance Summary
- Annual Summary of Outbreaks
- Annual STI Report
- Quarterly STI Clinic Report
- Quarterly STI Lab Report

For the Weekly Influenza Update report please check here each Thursday.

Ph: +64 4 914 0700
Fax: +64 4 914 0770