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The Women's Clinic, Palmerston North

591 Church St, Palmerston North





Monday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm


  • Early medical abortion - up to 10 weeks
  • Surgical abortion - up to 15 weeks
  • Later abortion (second trimester) - by assessment

What do I need to do to have an abortion here?

You can self-refer to this service. 

Free call 0800 226 784 or email hello@thewomensclinic.co.nz.

Email your name, date of birth, NHI number (if known), and safe contact details.

You can also use the clinic Request Appointment form.

What will it cost?*

Cost for New Zealand citizen/resident

Free abortion services to any pregnant person who is a resident of Te Whatu Ora MidCentral district and is eligible for publicly funded healthcare in New Zealand.

Cost for non-New Zealand resident

  • Early medical abortion from NZ$950
  • Surgical abortion from NZ$1,050

*Approximate prices valid at 26 April 2023. Prices are subject to change without notice. 

  • More information


    The service is on the ground floor and there is a ramp to the front door. The clinic has a wheelchair accessible toilet.

    Mobility parking is available immediately outside the clinic and public parking is available on the street outside.

    Translation services

    Translation services are available. Please let the clinic know that you will need translation support.


    Other locations nearby include the Z Service Station.

    Female practitioner

    There are female practitioners at this clinic. 


    Contraception available through this clinic.

    • Contraception prescriptions.
    • IUD or IUS devices can be inserted when you have a surgical abortion.
    • A free contraceptive service is available after you have had your abortion. 
    • A Depo Provera injection can be given at the same time as the first medication if you are having an early medical abortion.
    • An implant can be inserted at the same time as the first medication if you are having an early medical abortion.


    Abortion decision counselling, pre-abortion and post-abortion counselling are available in person or virtually.

    Client information

    Read more on the clinic website.

    Use the clinic's Request Appointment form

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