Please note - Our central booking line (01904 721111) will be unavailable daily after 3:30pm until further notice

We are experiencing significant demand for services within the trust. Our nursing teams are supporting hospital services with increased winter pressures and COVID activity.

As a result we will be running reduced lists at Monkgate, Scarborough, Selby and Harrogate.

Please be patient with our staff, they are working extremely hard to ensure that you get the most appropriate care as quickly as possible.


If you are experiencing severe pain and our clinics are closed please telephone NHS 111, for help and information 24 hours a day 365 days a year or attend the nearest A&E department.


Your GP may be able to help with your contraception needs.


If you require Sexual health/Contraception care, please continue to call our central booking line on 01904 721111 and press option 1.

Aged 17 or under? You can also text us on 07973 775692 to make an appointment Monday-Friday 8.15am-3:30pm.


If you are unable to speak on the phone for any other reason (i.e. hearing impairment or at risk within your home) you can email us on


No symptoms but want an STI screen? Please order a testing kit online:

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Online booking and testing

Order a postal testing kit online

Free postal testing is available in York for anyone over 16 with a York postal address.

How do I know what testing kit to order?

Please be aware you need to wait 2 weeks after unprotected sex to have an accurate chlamydia and gonorrhoea test result and 4-6 weeks for HIV and 12 weeks for syphilis.

Online testing kits are available to be ordered, but please only order a testing kit if you need one. Please wait to order a kit until it can give you an accurate test result.

PLEASE use your own name and date of birth on all tests (to avoid confusion) but feel free to use an address of your choice when you request the kit (as long as it is in North Yorkshire or York)

From 15 December 2021 we are using a new testing portal. Simply read the information below and click on the link, then enter your age and postcode to find out if you are eligible for a test. You will need your own UK mobile number to register to use the service. For your security and confidentiality please don't use someone else's mobile number.

The new portal has features to help you manage your sexual health testing. This will includes triage questions to ensure you are tested appropriately and may mean a reduced number of tests offered online

You will have:

If you requested an STI test kit before the 15th December 2021 then this will continue to be processed and notification about your results will be sent via SMS or the York team will call you. 

If you have a question regarding kit dispatch, please call 0333 344 4462 or email

For clinical or eligibility queries:

If you have a query about whether you need a test or when you should complete one, please call YorSexualHealth on 01904 721111 (option 2) or email us at​

Are you within a high risk group?

Some people are more at risk of coming into contact with STIs than others:

     2.  Currently you have no symptoms:

    3.   What are my options?

    4.   Currently you have symptoms:

Book an online appointment for our Test and Go service *please note this service will go live 04.01.2022*

*Please be aware that due to COVID-19 YorSexualHealth are limiting face to face contact at the clinics - please order an online testing kit after reading the information below: