After hours and emergency health care

If you need health care or advice outside of Student Health hours:

National Healthline

Free phone 0800 611 116
Healthline website

Healthline is a free 24-hour telephone health advice service funded by the Ministry of Health.

Healthline registered nurses assess a person's condition and health needs and recommend the best course of action and a time frame in which to take action. They can also provide general health information and location of services.

Dunedin Urgent Doctors and Accident Centre

Emergency Doctor Location Map

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95 Hanover Street
Tel 64 3 479 2900

This service is available from 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week. Higher consultation charges apply.



Dunedin Public Hospital Location Map

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Call 111 or proceed straight to the emergency department of the Dunedin Public Hospital.

Mental Health Emergencies

Tel 64 3 474 0999

For urgent mental health care please contact the Emergency Psychiatric Service at the Dunedin Public Hospital. This service is available 24 hours a day.


© Student Health Service
Cnr Walsh & Albany Streets
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

Freephone 0800 479 821

Tel 64 3 479 8212
Fax 64 3 479 8106

(Please do not email to cancel or make appointments)