The following are the fees charged for a standard General Practice consultation within usual business hours. Additional charges may be incurred for extra services or extended visits, for example minor surgery and insurance examinations.

Nursing Consultations/Services are available by appointment. These include blood pressure monitoring, diabetes monitoring, cardiovascular checks, dressings, immunisations, smoking cessation, cervical smears and advice about healthy living.

In fairness to your doctor or nurse and other patients, please advise us at least 2 hours before your appointment time if you are unable to attend an appointment. There is a ‘no show’ fee charged if no advanced notice is given.

If you require a service that is not listed below please contact us to discuss this.

Services

  • Adult and child medical care
  • Minor accident care
  • Minor surgery
  • Repeat prescriptions
  • Lab results
  • Liquid nitrogen
  • IUCD insertion
  • Immunisations
  • Cervical smears
  • ECG
  • Spirometry
  • Travel advice/immunisations
  • Well child/Tamariki Ora health checks – Birth to three years

Consultations - Enrolled patients

  • Under 14 years free
  • 14 - 17 years $20.00
  • 18 - 65+ years $35.00
  • Community Services Card Holders 14 - 17 years$12.50
  • Community Services Card Holders 18+ years$18.50

ACC Charges

  • Under 14 years free
  • 14 - 17 years $15.00
  • 18+ years $25.00
  • Community Services Card Holders 14 - 17 years$12.50
  • Community Services Card Holders 18+ years$18.50

Consultations - Casual patients

  • Under 6 years free
  • 6 - 17 years $20.00
  • 18 - 65+ years $40.00

Our GP & Nurse consultation fees are displayed in the waiting room. Copies are also available, if you would like one please ask at reception. Our fees are made up from the following:

  • Consultation time
  • Complexity
  • Eligible funding
  • Cost of running a medical practice

Free fees apply to:

  • Flu vaccination for pregnant women, anyone aged 65 years and over and anyone aged under 65 years with a medical condition that increases their risk of developing complication from the flu (conditions apply)
  • Childhood immunisations
  • Maternity care for the first 14 weeks

If you are not enrolled with our practice but would like to see a doctor the consultation fee is higher. This is called a casual consultation and must be paid before the consultation.

All payment for services is required after your consultation.

Payment options

You may pay using

  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Eftpos
  • Credit card
  • Telephone banking
  • Online banking
  • Automatic payment – if you would prefer to make regular payments against your account please ask at reception.

If you do not pay on the day you will be sent an account which will incur administration fees.

All unpaid overdue accounts will be sent to a debt collection agency with all costs incurred by the patient including legal fees.

If your account is overdue payment for any further treatment is required before the consultation unless it is a medical emergency.

All accounts that remain unpaid will be recorded with a Credit Reporting Agency which may affect your credit rating.

See our terms of trade

No show policy

Failure to attend an appointment or failure to cancel one 2 hours before the appointment time will incur a fee based on the type of appointment booked.

By enrolling with us you authorise us to:

  • Disclose any information about you for the purpose of instructing other people including a debt collecting agency to recover any outstanding fees from you.

You acknowledge that:

  • All services may attract a fee
  • You remain liable for all fees, costs and disbursements (including Laboratory testing where you are not eligible for funding services in New Zealand) charged by us for the services.