Capital Care Health Centre
35 Tennyson Street, Te Aro, Wellington
Tel: 04 801 8935 Fax: 04 801 8740
Opening Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30am to 5pm


Need to make an appointment?

How to make an appointment

Please call us on (04) 801 8935 and speak with one of our receptionists to make a appointment time with your doctor, nurse, social worker or counsellor.

GP appointments are for 15 minutes, you will be charged accordingly if your appointment time takes longer. if you think you may need a longer appointment please let the receptionist know when you make the appointment.

If you are unable to make your appointment please call us as we do have a waiting list for appointments.

When making an appointment with the nurse, it is helpful to let reception staff know the reason for the appointment, this just enables us to be ready for your visit.

What do I do in an emergency

If you need urgent medical attention please go to the Emergency Department or phone for an ambulance by dialing 111.

Out of Hours

If you need medical attention out of our opening hours please go to the After Hours Accident and Medical Centre on Adelaide Road opposite McDonalds, Basin Reserve, phone (04) 384 4944.

How to get travel vaccinations

For all advice and information regarding foreign travel and vaccines please make an appointment with our Travel Consultant a minimum of 6 weeks prior to your departure so that any immunisation needed can be completed.

An initial travel consultation will be a 30 minute appointment.

An appointment can be made to see the nurse afterwards for any vaccinations you require. You will need to wait 20 minutes post vaccination.

* Please note that all travel vaccinations will incur a charge on top of a travel consultation.

Immigration Medicals appointments

Immigration medicals are 15 minutes with a nurse and then 30 minutes with a Doctor. There will also be a 15 minute follow up appointment.

You will need to bring with you the following items:

  • Immigration medical form, you can download here (PDF file)
  • Passport
  • Passport photos x 3
  • Glasses if used
Capital Care Health Centre  |  35 Tennyson Street, Te Aro, Wellington  |  Tel: 04 801 8935