These postal testing services are for people who aged 13 or over, living in Tayside who don’t have any symptoms, or for those whose only symptom is a change in vaginal discharge.

If you have other symptoms or wish to access other services, contact the Sexual Health Service on 01382 425 542 or visit Sexual Health Tayside to make an in-person appointment.






If you are aged 13 or over and living in Tayside you can test for the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) on your own rather than going to a sexual health clinic if you do not have symptoms. This is known as self-sampling. If done correctly, it can be just as reliable as getting tested at a sexual health clinic. The STIs that you can test for include:



For more information and how to use our self sampling sti kit click here

Returning your kit is easy too.  You can drop your kit off at the Sexual and Reproductive Health clinics within Ninewells Hospital, Dundee or Drumhar Health Centre, Perth or any NHS Tayside GP Practice. To find a list of GP Practices in Tayside visit


Men who have sex with men (MSM)

We recommend MSM use our dedicated Men Only Tayside STI testing service


Please fill out this form as best you can. The questions are based on our normal face-to-face consultation. We use the information to assess which tests to send to you.

No information you fill in here will be shared with anyone else apart from your contact details, which we will pass to TDL (The Doctors Laboratory) for the purpose of supplying your tests and managing your results.

Men who have sex with men (MSM) can order an HIV test from THT Scotland 

This scheme offers free, fast and confidential testing with additional support available.