Free HIV and STI Testing

Free Rapid HIV Testing @ HIV Ireland

This service is open.

This service is for gay and bisexual men.

When: Wednesdays from 6pm to 8pm and Saturdays from 2pm to 4pm

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

How: by appointment only. Book online. Bookings open 24 hours in advance of each testing session.

Free HIV & STI Testing @ HIV Ireland

(in conjunction with the Mater Hospital)

This testing service is open.

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.

Phase 2 of this pilot home testing service commenced on Monday 29th March 2021 and will be available 7 days a week.

As a pilot project, this service is available to anyone aged 17+ with an address in Dublin (up to Friday 14th May), and with an address in Cork or Kerry (up to Sunday 23rd May). To allow for the processing of orders, and to ensure capacity within clinical services, a limited number of home tests will be available each day.

Order your test and find out more about this service 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 responses.

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.