Archway Centre for Sexual Health and Contraceptive Care

681-689 Holloway Road
Archway, London, N19 5SE
United Kingdom

020 3317 5252

Archway Centre is a sexual and reproductive health (GUM) clinic offering a range of free, confidential services, including contraceptive services and STI and HIV testing.

The centre offers services to men and women, as well as young people aged under 20.

Our HIV testing service is quick and easy, and there is no need to make an appointment, just walk in. We also provide post-exposure prophylaxis for sexual exposure to HIV (PEPSE); please call us or walk in to the centre as soon as possible after exposure.

We also offer the Bridge Service, which helps people with learning disabilities to access sexual health services.

Clinic times

Telephone the clinic to make an appointment for sexual health or contraceptive services. You can just walk in for an HIV test.
Monday 09:00-18:15
Tuesday 09:00-18:15
Wednesday 13:30-18:15
Thursday 09:00-19:15
Friday 09:00-15:15
Saturday 09:00-11:00 (contraception only)

Young person’s sexual health clinic (under 20s)

Our sexual health clinic for young people (aged under 20) provides a full range of sexual health and contraception services.

Clinic times

You don’t need to make an appointment, but spaces are limited.
Monday 15:00-16:30
Tuesday 15:00-16:30
Wednesday 15:00-16:30
Thursday 15:00-16:30

Make an appointment

To make an appointment, phone 020 3317 5252. If you think you need to be seen urgently, please discuss this with the receptionist.

No appointment is necessary for :

  • Emergency contraception
  • Post exposure prophylaxis for sexual exposure to HIV (PEPSE)
  • People aged under 16 years  

Transport information

Bus: C11, W5, 4, 10, 17, 41, 43, 134, 135, 143, 210, 263, 271
Rail: Upper Holloway
Tube: Archway (Northern Line)
Parking: parking meters nearby (limited to two hours; appointment times may be 60-90 minutes)

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Fertility awareness sessions