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The Department of Sexual Health

** Please note we are CLOSED on Monday 19th September due to the Bank Holiday. If you require urgent sexual health advice, please contact NHS 111 Wales. We will resume normal opening hours on Tuesday 20th September. ** 

We are no longer operating a walk in service for general sexual health treatment. Please contact us on 02921 835208 - Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm (excluding Bank Holidays). 

If you would like sexual health advice on a Bank Holiday or weekend, please ring NHS 111 Wales. 

A receptionist will take your details and a clinician will ring you. If urgent, an appointment may be booked for you to attend the department later in the day. Alternatively, a face to face or video consultation may be booked for you on another day.  

How to Access Our Service

The Department of Sexual Health is based at the Cardiff Royal Infirmary (CRI). 

All our clinics are confidential. We provide a full sexual health and contraceptive service.

If you are a member of the deaf community, speak limited English, or are unable to phone, you are welcome to attend the Department of Sexual Health in Cardiff Royal Infirmary during opening hours, Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm (excluding Bank Holidays).

We are able to provide a BSL interpreter or translator who can communicate with you using your preferred method.  


Under 18s Clinic

We operate a walk in clinic for patients aged under 18. You do not need to phone us to access this clinic. 

Cardiff Clinic: Tuesdays 2 pm - 5 pm 
1st Floor (Glossop Unit), Department of Sexual Health in the Cardiff Royal Infirmary, Newport Road, Cardiff. CF24 0SZ 

Barry Clinic: Thursdays 3pm - 5 pm 
Broad Street Clinic, 130 Broad Street, Barry. CF62 7AL 



Further information regarding monkeypox can be found here.

We are currently in the process of offering the smallpox vaccine to help protect against monkeypox. Patients in priority groups will be sent a text with instructions on how to access the vaccine. Please note that vaccine availability is subject to national vaccine levels. Click here for information regarding the smallpox vaccine 

Services Provided

We will provide all types of care, includes: