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I need emergency contraception

If you have had recent unprotected sex and you don’t want to be pregnant you need to act as soon as possible.

The most effective form of emergency contraception is having a coil inserted.

Emergency contraception pills work best the sooner you can take them. Some pills can be taken up to 5 days after unprotected sex.

You can get the emergency coil and contraceptive pills free of charge from our service, please telephone for a same day access slot or see our clinics and services page for Young Person's Queue & Wait times.

You can also get emergency contraception from the following places: