There is a range of appointments and drop-in clinics during
0117 342 6900. This is a single point of information telephone
line for all of our clinics so when you speak to us please say
which clinic you would like to attend.
See our opening times page for walk-in clinic
sessions. During these times you can attend the clinics listed
without an appointment. However, please remember that spaces are
limited so arriving early and allowing plenty of time is
To arrange an appointment at Bristol Sexual Health Centre
(Central Health Clinic) please call us on 0117 342 6900.
To arrange an appointment at another clinic site please choose a
clinic by location, or opening time call us on 0117 342 6900 and
let them know the location of the clinic you would prefer to visit.
Our team will endeavour to offer you your preferred clinic, but
remember that certain procedures or tests can only be carried out
at specialist clinics. If you need to cancel an appointment text
CANCEL to 07950 080 337. If you have booked an appointment and
cannot remember the time or date please text REMIND to 07950 080
Please note that you do not need to contact us if you wish to
attend a walk-in clinic.
We provide a confidential service to all of our patients,
including under 16s.
This means that you can tell others about your visit,
but we won't.
The only reason we might have to consider passing on
confidential information without your permission, would be to
protect you, or someone else from very serious harm. We would
always try to discuss this with you first.
We sometimes suggest that we inform your GP of ongoing treatment
or conditions. We would only write to your GP with your
If you have any questions about confidentiality please feel free
to contact our health advisors on 0117 342 6944.
If you have given us a mobile number and permission to text we
can send you a text to let you know that your results are all
negative within two to three weeks of your test being
Please ask the clinician who takes your test for more
This service will not be available in the community
We have now started our text to access service please see the Text to Access
page for further details.
The Single Point of Access telephone line will no longer be
closed for one hour on Wednesday afternoon and will be open from
9am to 7pm.
Do you know that you can now text us to cancel appointments or
to find out your appointment time and date if you cannot remember
As long as we have your mobile telephone number you can cancel
your appointment with us by texting CANCEL to 07950 080 337 - You
cannot re-book an appointment using this service. Please call
our booking line: 0117 342 6900.
Text REMIND to 07950 080 337 and we will text you back with your
appointment date and time.
A texting service which will save you time. Text to
request a slot to be seen in the next (working) day's clinic.
Slots can be booked from 5pm the day before the walk-in
clinic you wish to attend.
For men text: BOOKMALE to
07950080337 or for women text: BOOKFEM
to 07950080337. Please note that this is an automated service and
your text needs to contain the appropriate code.
If you realise that you have booked for the wrong clinic - text
CANCEL to 07950 080337. Re-book using the correct code - we
are unable to see patients who have accidentally booked into the
You will receive a confirmation text showing you the time of
your booking-in slot. The slot will be held for 30 minutes - after
which time the slot will be released to our walk-in patients. If
you are happy with the time offered there is no need to reply to
If the slot is not suitable for you, text CANCEL to 07950080337
and try texting again later. However, we are unable
to guarantee that a slot will still be available.
No, this is not an appointment. Texting gives you a better way
to access our service. It avoids you coming to the clinic and being
sent away, to return later in the day when a slot is available for
We cannot guarantee that you will be seen within this 30 minute
window but you will be seen in that day's walk in clinic.
Slots will be available to book from 5pm the day before and
until 8am on the day of the booking-in slot.
Text slots are limited - so you may get a text to say
that no slots are available for that day. However, you are welcome
to come along to the walk-in, but we cannot guarantee that you will
Texts are charged by your phone supplier at your current mobile
text rate - we make no charge for this service.
YES! As long as we have your mobile telephone number you can
cancel your appointment with us by texting CANCEL to 07950080337 -
You cannot re-book an appointment using this service. Please
call our booking line: 0117 342 6900.
Text REMIND to 07950080337 and we will text you back with your
appointment date and time.
Please call us on 0117 342 6900 for any of these methods of
contraception, as a specialist contraception appointment is