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  • 24 Hour Surgery Information

    In a medical emergency, call 111

    Call 24 Hour Surgery

    Call: 03 365 7777

    How to get there
    We are located at 401 Madras Street, Christchurch Central.

    You can enter our carpark from Madras Street; turn left just before the lights on Bealey Avenue. We have a drop off area at the front entrance for patients who may require this.

    Public Transport
    You can plan your bus trip from the Journey Planner on the Metro website.

    We have wheelchair parking and an accessibility ramp. Wheelchairs are available if you need them. We also have an interpreter service available.

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About 24 Hour Surgery

We are a walk-in urgent care clinic open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. When you arrive, you will be assessed through our triage system and seen in order of medical priority.

24 Hour Surgery is privately owned as part of Pegasus Health (Charitable) Ltd. You can find out more about our organisation on the Pegasus Health home page

Call: 03 365 7777
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For emergencies, always call 111 or go to Christchurch Hospital Emergency Department.

Always call 111 if you have an emergency, or go to the Christchurch Hospital Emergency Department.

If you have urgent medical concerns or need medical advice, please call Healthline on 0800 611 116.

Our Services

Frequently asked questions

You can call us anytime on 03 365 7777

Write to us

P.O Box 3065
New Zealand

If you are hearing impaired 

You can contact the Deaf Emergency Call Centre on: 

TTY: 0800 16 16 16 
Voice: 111

Or in emergency, text 111 if you have registered with 111TXT 

NZ Relay Service (nzrelay.co.nz)

For information about making emergency calls via RELAY please see the NZ Relay Service FAQs 

We have a team of around 160 people, including doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses, healthcare assistants, health improvement practitioners, health coaches, and administrative staff. We are also supported by over 270 GPs in Ōtautahi Christchurch who work with us on a rostered basis.

Our doctors are experienced in acute care. They may have specific urgent care or general practice training, or emergency medicine experience. Our nursing team are experienced in emergency care, many with specialised skills in child health, care of fractures, wounds, and acute medical care. We also have visiting specialists who provide post-acute follow-up clinics for a range of conditions. 

If you are eligible to work in New Zealand and hold a current work visa, you can view our current job opportunities in our Career Centre. Roles we advertise include medical officers, nursing staff, healthcare assistants, receptionists, and administration staff.

To express your interest in working at the 24 Hour Surgery regarding:

You can spot our non-clinical staff wearing grey or green scrubs, or dressed in a grey patterned blouse. Our non-clinical team members are not trained to provide medical care. They won’t be able to see you for a consultation or give you advice on your condition, but they may assist you in other ways, like making sure you are comfortable.

24 Hour Surgery supports general practice.

We are an urgent care provider who work on behalf of your general practice, to help you when they are unavailable. We operate on a walk-in basis where you will be triaged based on medical need. If you’re visiting Ōtautahi Christchurch or not enrolled with a general practice, you can still access our services. We can assist you to find a general practice to enrol with if you request.

Find a general practice

You can use the Wi-Fi in our waiting room when you visit us. The Wi-Fi posters throughout the waiting room have the login information. View our Wi-Fi disclaimer.

Visiting 24 Hour Surgery

To get directions to 24 Hour Surgery, view consult fees, or find out about wait times and other questions, visit the 24 Hour Surgery homepage.

Visit 24 Hour Surgery homepage

Our teams

24 Hour Surgery works with general practices who choose the 24 Hour Surgery to support their provision of afterhours cares. Their GPs and nurse practitioners work with us on a rostered basis alongside our team. Their continued support means we can provide our services to you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Work with us

Join a supportive team environment that provides a great work life balance.

See current job opportunities
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Want to provide feedback?

The 24 Hour Surgery team welcomes your feedback. If you have any concerns or compliments about your care or experience at our surgery, we would like to hear from you.

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