12th Avenue Clinic
The 12th Avenue Clinic (in the BCCDC building) provides counselling, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections, including HIV. Gardasil and Hepatitis A and B vaccine are available for those who meet the eligibility criteria for publicly funded vaccines.
The clinic is free and confidential, and MSP is not required.
655 West 12th Avenue
(clinic entrance is on the west side of BCCDC building)
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4R4
Clinical Services Update - January 1, 2021:
We are offering
STI services by appointment only during the following hours:
STI Clinic Hours
Monday, Tuesday & Friday 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
To book an appointment please call
604-707-5600 (phone hours below). A medical mask will be provided to you for your visit.
If you develop symptoms that could be related to Covid-19, influenza or a cold prior to your appointment please call to reschedule.
STI Clinic Phone Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.*
*Starting Saturday, October 2, Saturday phone hours will be 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Routine STI testing is also available through Get Checked Online. To find out more, please visit: getcheckedonline.com.
What is Get Checked Online?
It’s an easy way to test for sexually transmitted infections (STI) in British Columbia. In a few steps you can create a lab form, go to a participating Lifelabs site to give your samples and get your results online or over the phone.
Who can use it?
GCO is operated by the BC Centre for Disease Control. It is available in Vancouver and a few select communities on Vancouver Island and in the BC Interior. You will need a valid promotional code to create an account, but you do not require a BC health card. Click on the link above for more information about GCO and how to request a promotional code.