In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

As a public health organisation, Northern NSW Local Health District holds medical information about our patients, as well as information which relates to the operation of our hospitals and health services.

Patient medical records

Individuals can apply to get a copy of their personal medical record or health information.

Public access to government information (GIPA)

Members of the public can apply to gain access to government information in NSW under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA).