What age can you get contraception?


If you are 16 or older you can get contraception and/or contraception services provided to you.

It may be possible to get contraception and/or contraception advice if you are under 16, this falls under the discretion of the health professional you are dealing with. As long as you are deemed mature enough and are considered to be able to give informed consent then the health care professional should provide you with the support you need.

Had unprotected sex?

If you have had unprotected sex this puts you at risk of catching a sexually transmitted infection.

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