COVID-19
       Advice

View our COVID-19 page for general advice, where to get COVID-19 tests, and visiting guidelines for our hospital services.
See www.vaccinatecanterburywestcoast.nz for the latest information about COVID-19 vaccinations in Canterbury.

Christchurch Women’s Hospital

Delta Level 2 visitor restrictions effective from Wednesday 8 September until further notice

Under COVID-19 Delta Alert Level 2 visitor access for Canterbury DHB health facilities will continue to be restricted to enable safe physical distancing.

For more details about what to do when visiting please see our COVID-19 page.

Christchurch Women’s Hospital provides maternity, and gynaecological, and obstetric services. It also has a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit which provides both intensive and special care for new born babies.

Phone

Some direct phone numbers are listed under the Wards & services tab.

Visiting hours

  • 3pm - 8pm daily

Partners/husbands visiting the Maternity Ward

  • 8am - 10pm daily

Neonatal Unit (NICU) visiting hours

3pm - 8pm daily, parents can visit 24/7.

Please check-in with the reception desk before entering clinical areas.

Location/Map

Street address
Christchurch Women's Hospital
Riccarton Avenue
Christchurch
Postal address
Christchurch Women's Hospital
Private Bag 4711
Christchurch 8140

In an emergency

In a medical emergency, call 111 and ask for an ‘ambulance’.

For advice about urgent care in Canterbury see after-hours and urgent care advice.

Enquiries and feedback

We welcome your feedback about our services and your experiences at Christchurch Women's Hospital.

Note: We cannot give medical advice by email. Please contact your doctor or the person in charge of your medical care.

Christchurch Women's Hospital facilities at a glance

Page last updated: 8 September 2021

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