Most pharmacies, GPs or doctors in Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough provide free ECP to women who are eligible to access publicly funded healthcare in New Zealand.

Nelson and Marlborough Sexual Health Clinics during COVID-19

There have been changes to our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. For urgent help or advice, phone your GP or phone Healthline 0800 611 116.

Nelson Sexual Health service is closed for routine testing and appointments during the lockdown.

If you have symptoms of an STI or have been in contact with someone with an STI please phone 03 546 1537 and clearly leave your name and phone number.

The answerphone is only monitored twice per week, so there will be a delay before you receive a reply.

Marlborough Sexual Health Service is closed during the lockdown however a phone clinic is being operated on Thursday from 1pm - 6pm for anyone with symptoms of an STI or anyone who has been in contact with someone with an STI. Please phone 022 013 6913.

Please continue to check the website for updated changes to this situation.

Family Planning
Renown Building
68 Seymour Street
Blenheim, 7201
Website: www.familyplanning.org.nz
Phone: (03) 578 3047

Services include:

  • STI checks
  • Condoms
  • Contraception
  • Emergency Contraception Pill (ECP)
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Cervical smears
  • PMS advice
  • HPV vaccinations
  • Abortion referrals
  • Advice and support for other sexual and reproductive health issues.

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Sexual Health Clinic
Marlborough Community Health Hub
22 Queen Street
Blenheim, 7201
Phone: (03) 578 3044 to make STI appointments
Phone: (03) 520 6200 (Thursday's 2-6pm)

Services include:

  • STI checks
  • Condoms
  • Emergency Contraception Pill (ECP).

Opening hours: Thursday 2-6pm

Picton Medical Centre
114 High Street
Picton

Phone: (03) 520 3222

Services include:

  • STI checks (Free STI checks for under 22 year olds - ask for the student appointment price)
  • Condoms
  • Contraception
  • Emergency Contraception Pill (ECP) or available at pharmacy next door
  • Pregnancy tests ($10 charge, free if test positive)
  • Cervical smears.

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INP Medical Clinic
18 Nile Street
Nelson 7010

Phone: (03) 546 8155 to book an appointment or book at reception.

Website: www.inp.co.nz

Services include:

  • Free for under 22 years
  • STI checks
  • Condoms (free)
  • Contraception
  • Emergency Contraception Pill (ECP)
  • Pregnancy tests (free)
  • Period and hormonal problems
  • Cervical smears
  • Breast checks
  • Fertility
  • Sexual abuse.

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Nelson Sexual Health Clinic
Richmond Health Hub
281 Queen Street
Richmond, 7020
Phone: (03) 539 3723

Please call the above number to make an appointment.

Services include:

  • STI checks
  • Condoms 
  • ECP.

Opening hours:
Monday and Thursday: 5pm-8pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 9am-12pm

Motueka Family Service Centre
27 Talbot Street
Motueka
(03) 528 0234

Free phone 0800 211 211 (ask for Motueka Family Service Centre).
Phone for appointment.

Sexual health care hours:
Monday: 9-5pm
Wednesday and Friday: 9-12pm

Website: www.motuekafamilyservicecentre.com

Services include:

  • STI checks (FREE) Extra costs for non-New Zealand residents
  • Condoms
  • Contraception (over 25 years $10 for contraceptive scripts)
  • Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP)
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Cervical smears (Free).

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Greenwood Health
20 Greenwood Street
Motueka
(03) 528 8866

Monday-Friday: 8.45am-5pm

Website: www.greenwoodhealth.org.nz

  • STI checks (Free under 23 years and financially challenged)
  • Condoms
  • Contraception
  • Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP)
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Cervical smears.

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The Doctors Motueka
27 Wallace Street
Motueka phone (03) 528 8358

Open 8.30am-5pm Mon-Fri


Website: www.thedoctors.co.nz/The-Doctors-Motueka

Services include:

  • STI checks
  • Condoms
  • Contraception
  • Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP)
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Cervical smears.

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ALL doctors and pharmacies in Motueka provide the Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP) or Morning After Pill FREE of charge.

This service is available to any woman eligible to access publicly funded healthcare in New Zealand. 

Golden Bay Community Health Medical Centre
10 Central Takaka Road
Takaka
Phone (03) 525 0060

  • STI checks (free for under 18s if a secondary student), by appointment only
  • Condoms
  • Contraception
  • Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP)
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Cervical smears.

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