Vanuatu Australasia

Malaria Risk & Vaccination Information

What is the risk of malaria in Vanuatu?


The risk of contracting malaria in Vanuatu is considered high for all of the islands.

Because of the very high risk of contracting malaria in Vanuatu malaria tablets are advised.

If you want to learn more about your risk of malaria in Vanuatu please read this NHS resource from Travel Health Pro.


What malaria tablets should I take to prevent malaria in Vanuatu?

If you don't already have a prescription from your doctor for malaria medication, you can save precious time by using our online consultation service to order suitable malaria medicines for this region by clicking on the following links.

Any of the medicines listed can be recommended for malaria prevention in this region. 

Atovaquone and Proguanil 250mg/100mg- Generic Alternative to Malarone

Malarone Tablets

Malarone Children's Tablets (for Children under 40kg weight)

Doxycycline Capsules

Lariam Tablets (Mefloquine 250mg)

Your online consultation will be reviewed by a Pharmacist Independent Prescriber registered in the UK with the General Pharmaceutical Council. We only dispense genuine UK-licensed medicines.


If you already have a prescription then please place an order here and follow the instructions: 


What else can I do to prevent malaria?

For more information and advice on how to prevent malaria, see our How To Avoid Insect & Mosquito Bites page.  Malaria is spread through the bite of a mosquito and like all mosquito or other insect-spread diseases, they can be prevented by avoiding insect bites.  We stock a wide range of tropical-strength insect repellents which are available to buy online.



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