Find a Health Service

ACT Health's Find a Health Service is an online directory that provides a central location for all health services and practitioner information in the Canberra and the surrounding region. This online directory is a customised and filtered search of the National Health Services Directory.


The information at the National Health Services Directory (NHSD) is updated by contributing health services directly. Assistance for corrections and updates to the information should be referred to the NHSD directly. The NHSD is the national single source of healthcare service information and ensures the information remains accurate.

Health advice

For serious illness or injury requiring urgent attention, call 000 or go to your local hospital Emergency Department.

For coughs, colds, sprains, rashes,  your local pharmacist can give you expert advice on many health issues. 

ACT Walk-in Centres, are available to provide treatment for minor illnesses and injuries and are staffed by specialist nurses seven days a week from 7am-11pm. 

For free expert advice and reassurance 24 hours a day, seven days a week, call healthdirect 1800 022 222.

Health Information

For health information by category visit healthdirect's A-Z health topics.

Register your service

To register your service and/or provider information into Find a Health Service, please complete the NHSD online registration form on the healthdirect website.

Page last updated on: 13 Jul 2020