Abortion services in the South Canterbury region

Timaru Gynaecology Department


03 687 2267


South Canterbury DHB - Women's Health (Gynaecology)

Physical location

Level 2 Womens Clinic. Timaru Hospital Queen St, Parkside, Timaru.

Opening hours

Monday/ Rāhina 9am to 5pm
Tuesday/ Rātū 9am to 5pm
Wednesday/ Rāapa 9am to 5pm
Thursday/ Rāpare 9am to 5pm
Friday/ Rāmere 9am to 5pm
Saturday/ Rāhoroi Closed
Sunday/ Rātapu Closed


Early Medical Abortion (EMA) Up to 9 weeks
Surgical Abortion 9-12 weeks
Second Trimester Service Medical abortion over 12 weeks


Timaru Gynaecology Department provides free abortion services and related counselling services to any pregnant person who is eligible for publicly funded health care. If you are not a New Zealand citizen you will need to bring your passport, visa and any other relevant documentation to your appointment.

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