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Check out: LGBTIQ+ Sexual Health Clinic @ ACON, 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills, NSW

Check OUT is a community-led sexual health and cervical screening clinic for LGBTIQ+ people.

Check OUT offers:

  • HIV / STI screening for all LGBTIQ+ people and cervical screening for all LGBTIQ+ people with a cervix. Sex workers (of any gender and/or sexuality) are always welcome! Find out if this service is for you on our FAQ page.

  • Check OUT is staffed by trained LGBTIQ+ peer workers and expert sexual health nurses and is run by ACON and Family Planning NSW.

  • If you’re a gay, bi or queer man (trans or cis) who has sex with men, you can access ACON’s a[TEST] service, which offers free rapid HIV testing and STI screening - though everyone is welcome at Check OUT, including trans men of all sexualities, a[TEST] has many locations and opening hours to choose from.

  • Please bring your Medicare card to your appointment. The nurse consultation is always free, but if you don’t have a Medicare card, you may be charged for pathology tests. Find out more here.

  • For info about accessibility, test results and services, please see our FAQ page.

Worried about getting a Cervical Screening Test? Read our guide to getting through your test which includes tips and tricks to make getting a Cervical Screening Test a little easier. Staff at Check OUT will talk you through some options about how to make the test easier when you come in for your appointment. Read about them in our guide to cervical screening so you can think about what might help you before you come in.

Opening hours: Tuesdays, 12pm-8pm

Location: ACON, 414 Elizabeth St, Surry Hills 

Book online:

Call: 02 9206 2000

Still have questions?

Find out more about what you can expect at the Check OUT clinic and browse through some frequently asked questions about the clinic by tapping on the button below.

Looking for other locations?

Cervical screening is available in other locations in NSW. Find a list of available clinics and testing sites by tapping on the button below.

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ACON would like to acknowledge and thank Family Planning NSW for their support for this project. This clinic is part-funded by the Cancer Institute NSW.