Free HIV and STI Testing

Free Rapid HIV Testing @ LGBT+ Venues across Dublin

This service is for gay and bisexual men.

When and Where:

The George – Tuesdays 6pm to 8pm

Outhouse LGBT Community Centre – Wednesdays 6pm to 8pm

The Boilerhouse – Sundays 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Pantibar – Saturdays and Sundays 3pm to 5pm

How: this is a walk-in service. No appointment is needed.

Free HIV & STI Testing @ HIV Ireland

(in conjunction with the Mater Hospital)

When: Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am to 2pm

Where: at HIV Ireland offices, 70 Eccles Street, Dublin 7 (opposite the Mater Private Hospital)

How: by appointment only.  Email communityclinic@mater.ie or call the Mater STI Clinic on 01-803 2063

Free HIV self-test

This online ordering service is available every Tuesday at 1pm.

This service is currently only for gay and bisexual men, with plans to expand to other groups in the near future.

An HIV Self-Test is a new option which involves taking a blood sample from a finger prick. You perform the test yourself and can do so in the privacy of your own home.

Learn more and order your free HIV self-test.

Free Home STI Test Kits

(Sláintecare, HSE and SH:24)

Tests include: HIV, chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C.

Currently, this service is available to anyone aged 17+ with an address in Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow, Laois, Offaly, Cavan, Louth, Meath, Monaghan, Cork, Kerry, Donegal, Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim and Roscommon.

Find out more and order your free testing kit at www.sh24.ie

Free HIV & STI Testing @ HIV Ireland

(in conjunction with the GUIDE Clinic, St James’s Hospital)

Notice: This testing service is currently suspended due to COVID-19 restrictions.

When: on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month.

Where: at HIV Ireland offices, 70 Eccles Street, Dublin 7 (opposite the Mater Private Hospital)

Time: Doors open at 1pm

How: this is a walk-in service.  No appointment is needed.

Read more about this testing service in this Information Booklet.

Find your nearest HIV and STI testing clinic with our online Testing Locator Map.