Ropata Medical Centre - 6 Raroa Road & 583 High Street, Lower Hutt

Opening Hours : Mon - Fri (7.30am - 10pm) Sat (8am - 6pm) Sun (9am - 6pm)
  Contact : (04) 920 0800

Ropata Medical Centre provides a full range of services to the wider Lower Hutt region. Please see our full list of prices & fees below.

Consultation Fees

All of our fees are for each GP consultation, regardless if it is a follow-up appointment for a recurring issue, or to discuss test results

Monday – Friday (7:30am – 10:00pm*)

Enrolled Community Services Card
Under 14 No Charge No Charge
Junior (14 – 17) $47.00 $13.00
Adult (18 – 64) $49.00 $19.00
Senior (65+) $46.00 $19.00

Saturday and Sunday (All Day)

Enrolled
Under 14 No Charge
Junior (14 – 17) $56.00
Adult (18 – 64) $73.00
Senior (65+) $68.00

These are indicative fees for standard consultations up to 15 minutes.
We reserve the right to charge an additional fee for longer consultations. Our policy is 1 person per appointment.
If you do not attend your appointment, and do not notify us in a timely manner of non-attendance, you will be charged the full amount for that appointment.
*unless accessing an acute appointment after 5.30pm, then weekend charges apply

Community Services Card discounts do not apply to evening, urgent, and weekend consultations.

ACC

Monday – Friday (7:30am – 10:00pm*)

Enrolled
Under 14 No Charge
Junior (14 – 17) $47.00
Adult (18 – 64) $49.00
Senior (65+) $46.00
ACC nurse consultation $35.00
ACC nurse consultation under 14 No Charge

Saturday and Sunday (All Day)

Enrolled
Under 14 No Charge
Junior (14 – 17) $56.00
Adult (18 – 64) $73.00
Senior (65+) $68.00
ACC nurse consultation $35.00
ACC nurse consultation under 14 No Charge

*unless accessing an acute appointment after 5.30pm, then weekend charges apply

Minor Surgery Fees

Enrolled
Consultation $49.00
Surgery – 15mins $125.00
Surgery – 30mins $370.00
Surgery – 45mins $470.00
Surgery – 60mins $570.00

Other Service Charges

Service Fee
25 Hour Blood Pressure Machine $50.00 (plus nurse consult)
B12 Injection (own supply) $10.00 (plus nurse consult – 5 min appt)
B12 Injection (Ropata supply) $15.00 (plus nurse consult – 5 min appt)
E Consult (from) $25.00
Ear Syringe $40.00 (including nurse consult)
Ear Syringe (after GP consult) $20.00
ECG $45.00 (plus nurse consult)
ECG (casual) $90.00 (including nurse consult)
Employment Medical $250.00
Forms $30.00 (may vary)
House Call – GP $120.00 – $180.00
House Call – Nurse $60.00 – $90.00
IUD Insertion $150.00
Jadelle (removal or insertion) $150.00
Joint Injection $50.00 (plus consult)
Liquid Nitrogen (may also incur a consultation charge) $10.00
Nurse Consultation $35.00
Nurse Consultation (under 14 years) No Charge
Nurse Consultation with Community Services Card $18.50
Nurse Consultation with Community Services Card (14 to 17 years) $12.50
Prescription (without consult) $22.00
Prescription with Community Services Card (without consult) $17.00
Prescription – Urgent (without consult) $25.00
Prescription – Urgent with Community Services Card (without consult) $20.00
Prescription Faxing Fee $3.00
Procedural Charge (eg skin tag) $30.00
Spirometry $90.00 (unless eligible for funding)
Travel (casual) (vaccines additional and nurse consult may be incurred) $100.00
Travel – Urgent (within 2 weeks of travel) (vaccines additional and nurse consult may be incurred) $130.00

Paying fees and accounts

We ask for payment at the time of your appointment.  You can pay by cash, EFTPOS, cheque, MasterCard or VISA.  If you’re unable to pay your account on the day of your appointment, please talk to our finance manager about alternative payment arrangements.  We add $5.00 to accounts that aren’t paid at the end of the month.  If your account is unpaid at the end of a second month and you haven’t made any payment arrangements with us, we will:

  • ask you to pay before you see a doctor or nurse
  • refer your account to a debt collection agency and add the collection costs to your account.

We display copies of our fees and accounts policy in the waiting area.

Administration Fees

We charge $50.00 for dishonoured cheques.  A $5.00 admin fee will be added to outstanding accounts at month end.

Online payments

We accept online payments.  The number for payments is ASB Bank account, 12-3142- 0011411-00. Please make sure you add your name and your address or invoice number to your payment details, so that we can credit your account with the payment.

Patient Did Not Attend (DNA) Procedure

Please click the following link to view our Patient DNA Procedure
DNA Policy