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Welcome to Sexual Health in Plymouth.

Note: From the 5th of September our opening times will be changing!
Check this page again nearer the date for the new opening times.

We are a friendly, non judgemental centre for sexual health and HIV at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth. All our tests and treatment are free.

Ring 01752 431124 for an appointment or access our walk in and wait clinic.

For help with the following ONLY, you can turn up any time:

  • Emergency contraception
  • HIV post exposure pophylaxis (PEP)
  • If you have taken a test for HIV which has come back with a positive result

Services available



We also provide Free WiFi, full disabled access, translators for non-English speakers.

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Derriford Hospital Hub

You can book an appointment 01752 431124
Monday and Friday 8.10am - 4.30pm.
Tuesday and Thursday 8.10am - 6.30pm.
Wednesday 8.10am - 7.30pm.
Saturday 8.20am - 11.00am.
Walk in Monday to Friday 8.30am - 10.30am.

Bank Holidays
We are closed Bank Holidays and the Saturday where there is Bank Holiday on a Monday or Friday.

Booking an appointment

Phone 01752 431124.
To ensure you see the most appropriate member of our team you will be asked for some details about why you are attending.

Just want to turn up?
If you want to be seen without an appointment you can turn up to our walk in and wait clinics
Monday - Friday 08.30am-10.30am.


Cumberland Clinic
Clinics are held on Tuesday afternoon
1:30 - 4:30pm and can be booked by calling the SHiP phone number.
Kingsbridge Clinic
Clinics are held on Tuesday morning
9:30 - 11:30am and can be booked by calling the SHiP phone number.
The Zone Service
Our clinic at the zone is open 10:00am - 4:00pm Fridays.
TAG @ The Zone is available 10:30am - 4:00pm Saturdays.
For details call The Zone on 01752206626

The clinic at Derriford is sign posted GU Medicine and PAC. It can be found by entering the hospital through the maternity entrance opposite the multi-storey car park or down the side road to the left of the maternity block.

The reception has 3 windows. Window 1 is for those attending the walk in and wait clinic, 2 and 3 are for those with booked appointments.

If this is your first visit to our clinic, please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment time in order to complete a triage form. If you are revisiting for a new reason, you will also be asked to complete a triage form. This is to ensure you are seen by the most appropriate clinician. This form can be found in the foyer as you enter the dept. This form should be completed prior to checking in at reception in order to ensure a smooth patient care pathway.

This is our newest addition to the service. You can order your free test online today. It consists of a mouth swab test for HIV which you can perform in your own home. It does not require any blood and you only have to wait 20 minutes for your result.