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The Northern Ireland Cancer Centre

Cancer Centre


The Northern Ireland Cancer Centre treats cancer patients from all over Northern Ireland.

The Cancer Centre is located on the Belfast City Hospital site, adjacent to the main hospital building.

Services provided at the Cancer Centre

You can receive chemotherapy, radiotherapy and brachytherapy treatment at the Cancer Centre.


You usually receive chemotherapy as an outpatient rather than being admitted to hospital. You may be asked to attend ward 3A in the Cancer Centre or the Bridgewater Suite in Belfast City Hospital Tower.

Chemotherapy can also be given to inpatients in the Cancer Centre or on the haematology ward in the Tower.

Radiotherapy and brachytherapy

You may receive radiotherapy or brachytherapy as an outpatient or inpatient.

Friends of the Cancer Centre

Friends of the Cancer Centre is the charity affiliated to the Cancer Centre.

It has one clear objective – to make a real and meaningful difference to thousands of cancer patients and their families across Northern Ireland.