The following are the fees charges for a standard General Practice consultation within usual business hours. All GP & Nurse consultations are by appointment with a standard consult length of 15 minutes. Additional charges may be incurred for extra services or extended consultations.

Extended consultations are required for minor surgery, new patient appointments and some medicals.

Test results: Please allow 48 hours for laboratory results to be available. If they are abnormal we will contact you, usually by phone. If you need to discuss your results with a Nurse please try to phone between 11am – 5pm.

Printable Practice Information Payment information

General Consultations

  • 0 - 14 years free
  • 14 - 17 years $27.00
  • 18 + years $45.00
  • 18 + Newly enrolled -1st Visit (double appointment)$60.00
  • 18 + Follow up Visit – Discount Policy Applies$35.00
  • Community Services Card Holder 14 – 17 years$12.50
  • Community Services Card Holder 18 + years$18.50
  • Community Services Card Holder, 1st Visit (30 min)$37.00

Services

  • Practice Nurse Consultation $25.00
  • Standard Drivers Medical, P Endorsement $65.00
  • Other Class Drivers Medical e.g. Boat Skipper, Pilot $75.00
  • Careplus – All Visits$20.00
  • Repeat Prescriptions – Pickup (48 hour)$16.00
  • Repeat Prescriptions – Faxed to Pharmacy (48 hour)$18.00
  • Repeat Prescriptions – Urgent request – Adult$27.00
  • Repeat Prescriptions - Urgent request – U14$10.00

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
  • Shingles vaccine for people aged 65 - 80 years of age

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.