Routine  HIV/STBBI testing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and others.  It is always confidential and free.  

HIV/STBBI Testing at HIV Edmonton


Mondays: 9:00am – 12:00pm, 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Wednesdays: 9:00am – 12:00pm

Building closed 12:00pm – 1:00pm for lunch

Appointment only:

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 9:00am –  12:00pm, 1:00pm – 4:00pm

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call/text our Nurse at 780-984-2241 or email contact@hivedmonton.com 

HIV Edmonton offers anonymous STBBI testing; you do not have to tell the nurse your name or give any other identifying information if you don’t want to.

The Rapid HIV Test gives you a result in just a few minutes. It detects antibodies seven weeks after infection and is just as accurate as a Standard HIV Test.

Rapid testing is available in Edmonton at: 

  • Emergency Wards at the University of Alberta Hospital, Misericordia, Grey Nuns and Royal Alexandra Hospital.  *While at the emergency ward, a nurse will assess your circumstances and advise if you are eligible for a Rapid HIV Test.
  • For a fee the Dx Clinic Southside can also facilitate rapid tests as well as a full screening of STIs – More information here 


Self-test kits can be picked up at HIV Edmonton. An HIV self-test kit is a rapid test that you can use by yourself and receive the results in less than a minute. For more information, please contact us by calling 780-488-5742 x 203 or emailing contact@hivedmonton.com.

The province wide, toll-free, 24 hour STBBI and HIV information line is 811.

The Edmonton STI Clinic is located at 11111 Jasper Avenue (the old General Hospital, Main floor, Jasper Avenue Entrance).

  • Hours of Operation:

    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:45am -4:45pm,   Tuesday:  9:45am -5:00pm.

The Edmonton STI Clinic is currently seeing patients by appointment only. At this time, the clinic is booking same day afternoon or next day morning appointments.

  • no walk-ins, appointments only
  • patient intake (appointment booking) begins 15 minutes after the posted opening time
  • all clients are pre-screened for COVID-19 symptoms and exposure
  • routine testing may be provided, if appointment times are available
  • self-collection testing is temporarily available

Urgent concerns are prioritized, which include:

  • patients with a known STI and require treatment
  • contact to a known STI and require testing / treatment
  • symptoms of an STI
  • care following a recent sexual assault

Services provided by this clinic: FREE and CONFIDENTIAL testing, counseling and treatment for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs); testing for HIV and Blood Borne Pathogens (BBPs).

The clinic also provides:

  • detailed syphilis diagnosis, treatment and follow up
  • hepatitis A, B and HPV vaccine program for qualified individuals
  • HIV, hepatitis A, B and C testing for qualified individuals
  • emergency contraception
  • counselling and client education
  • contact tracing and partner notification
  • testing and treatment provided in community to those unable to access other sites or providers
  • harm reduction supply distribution (e.g. needles, condoms)
  • referrals to other services

Evening Testing Clinic for gay, bi, queer, trans, Two-Spirit, and other men who have sex with men:

      Third Thursday of the month from 5-8PM at the Red Ribbon Building, 9702 111 Ave               Edmonton AB, T5G 0B1

      Book your appointment here! (Appointments are recommended) 

Offering STI testing including HIV testing- free, as well as Point of Care/Rapid Tests available for a fee this clinic is 2SLGBTQ+ safe/friendly and offers prevention information including an approved PrEP Physician.  

What they offer:

  • After-hours STI testing at our centre
  • Testing available through Alberta Health or pay a fee for the instant tests
  • Testing for HIV, bacterial infections/diseases and diseases of the blood
  • Pregnancy testing, fee associated with instant tests
  • Approved HIV PrEP Doctor

Website: https://dxmedical.ca/services/sexual-health/

Your family physician can screen you for HIV and other STBBI’s.

Any walk-in clinic can give you access to an HIV test or STI screening. Please visit this link for a list of clinic locations and hours

Seventh Street Plaza

405 North Tower
10030 107 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3E4; 780-735-0010

They offer counselling, information and referrals as needed on contraception, unplanned pregnancies, pregnancy options, and safe sex practices.


  • birth control pills
  • birth control injections (Depo Provera shots)
  • NuvaRing
  • EVRA patch
  • condoms
  • IUDs (intrauterine devices)
  • diaphragms
  • emergency contraceptive pill (the Morning After Pill/Plan B)

 Sexual health-related testing:

  • pregnancy tests
  • Pap test
  • STIs testing (sexually transmitted infections) 

Clients are welcome to bring their partner or a friend for support.

You can reach HIV Edmonton, toll-free, at 1-877-388-5742.