Welcome | Haere mai

If you’re looking for health information and advice in Hawke’s Bay, you’ve come to the right place.

Hawke’s Bay DHB and primary health organisation, Health Hawke’s Bay, serve a population of over 165,000 people. We’re focussed on health equity for all and developing initiatives to best support our communities and whānau to access the right care, from the right place, at the right time.

Here you will find comprehensive and up-to-date information on health and disability services provided in Hawke’s Bay. Whether you’re looking for a GP, need access to after-hours care options, or are visiting one of our hospitals or health centres, you’ll find all the information you need right here.


Hawke's Bay Fallen Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
Phone 06 878 8109

In an emergency, call 111


Need to register with a doctor?
Find a family doctor or general practice taking on new patients.

Need urgent after hours care? 
General practice after hours is the best place for urgent care that is not critical or life threatening. 
Healthline on 0800 611 116 also offers free health advice 24/7 from a registered nurse.

Remember: Emergency departments are for emergencies. Priority is first given to people needing critical or life threatening care.


News and events

You can read our latest news here

You can read our publications here

Click here for COVID-19 information

Click here for COVID-19 resources

Looking for information about the Board and Board meetings?
Click here. 


MEDIA: 24/7 HBDHB oncall media liaison phone: 027 599 9507