GP out of hours

What the service does
How to access the service
Location of service
Opening hours
Useful links


What the service does

The GP out of hours service provides urgent care for people in Belfast when their usual GP surgery is closed.

GP out of hours is not a replacement for normal GP services. It is there for people with serious problems that require urgent treatment. You should only use this service if you are suddenly ill and cannot wait until your GP surgery opens.

How to access the service

GP out of hours is not a walk-in service. You or your relative must first contact the service by phone:

  • North and West Belfast: 028 9074 4447
  • South and East Belfast: 028 9079 6220

A doctor or nurse will return your call quickly and decide on the best action to take.

Location of service

North and West Belfast

64 Crumlin Road (opposite the Mater Hospital)
Belfast
BT14 6AG

South and East Belfast

Knockbreda Centre

Opening hours

The GP out of hours service is open:

  • weekdays after 6pm
  • weekends
  • public holidays

Useful links

NI Direct information on GP out of hours service


Locations where this service is delivered

Services