Capital & Coast maternity facilities

This page lists the maternity facilities available in the Wellington and Kapiti area.

Tertiary maternity facilities are designed for women with complex maternity needs which require specialist multidisciplinary care. Well women may use these facilities in the absence of other maternity facilities in their area.

Primary maternity facilities are designed for well women who have no complications during pregnancy. They’re run and staffed by midwives.

For information on the different kinds of maternity facility, see Where to give birth.


Tertiary maternity facilities

Wellington Hospital

Contact and address

Address Riddiford Street
Newtown
Wellington
Website Maternity Service – Wellington Hospital
Phone 04 385 5999
Fax 03 236 0034

Primary maternity facilities

Keneperu Maternity Unit

Contact and address

Address Keneperu Community Hospital – Te Hohipera o Kenepuru
Raiha
Street
Porirua
Website Keneperu Maternity Unit
Phone 04 385 5999
Postal address Keneperu Community Hospital – Te Hohipera o Kenepuru
PO Box 50215
Porirua 5240

Features

  • Two birthing rooms
  • Six postnatal beds
  • Located within community hospital

Paraparaumu Maternity Unit

Contact and address

Address Kapiti Health Centre – Te Tari Hauora
Warrimoo Street
Paraparaumu
Website Paraparaumu Maternity Unit
Phone 04 385 5999

Features

  • One birthing room with en suite bathroom facilities and birthing pool
  • Located within community health centre
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