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The GP Out Of Hours Service provides care for people in Belfast when their normal GP surgery is closed. It is not intended to replace normal GP services, but deals with urgent problems that cannot wait until your own GP is available. You should therefore only use this service if you are suddenly ill and you cannot wait until your GP’s surgery is open.

South and East Belfast - 02890 796220
North and West Belfast - 02890 744447
Lisburn area - 02892 602204

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency. 

  Important note about Coronovirus vaccination programme 

Covid vaccines remain available at a wide range of locations, and if you are due a Booster vaccine, or indeed a 1st or 2nd vaccine, we would continue to encourage you to come forward for one.  Those who are over the age of 75, and due their "Spring Booster" can attend any of these locations, if at least three months have passed since their last Covid vaccine, if they have not already done so.  Currently appointments for Covid vaccines are not available at the surgery. 

You can find out more about the "Spring Booster" programme, for those eligible, here: https://www.publichealth.hscni.net/publications/covid-19-vaccine-guide-spring-booster-those-aged-75-years-and-older-residents-care



WALK IN AND BOOKABLE CLINICS FOR COVID BOOSTERS (as well as outstanding 1st and 2nd doses) ARE NOW AVAILABLE AT A RANGE OF LOCATIONS - please visit https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/get-covid-19-vaccination-and-booster-northern-ireland for the most up-to-date information, which is likely to be updated regularly. 


Participating Community pharmacies are also to provide booster vaccines to 

  • Frontline Health and Social Care Workers (with direct patient contact) aged 18 years or over

  • Those aged 50 years and over

  • Carers

  • household contacts of immunosuppressed individuals (if you have received a letter about this, i.e., from trust or GP; you will be required to show this to the pharmacy.)

Please click on http://www.hscboard.hscni.net/booster-covid19-vaccination/ for details of participating pharmacies.

Other locations are also available for outstanding 1st and 2nd doses - please check https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/get-covid-19-vaccination-northern-ireland for the most up-to-date information.

Further information about the vaccination programme, can be found at https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/covid-19-vaccination-programme-northern-ireland.  For those who have not yet come forward for their Covid vaccination, but would now be minded to, this link will also outline where these can be given.

Please keep an eye on our website, and the local media, for further information.

Updated NI vaccination programme - key questions answered



Kensington Group Practice aims to provide the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare in Belfast. This NHS General Practice Doctor service covers Belfast City Centre, South Belfast and Finaghy Suburb.  We warmly welcome you to our surgery.

The six doctor Practice runs many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma, COPD and diabetes, and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Counselling and Smoking Cessation Clinics.

Our main GP Surgery is Kensington Medical Centre. 15a Donegall Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland. BT12 5JJ. Located in Belfast, just off Great Victoria Street, and enjoying close proximity to Belfast City Centre, parking is available on site, and is well connected to public transport networks.

Our branch GP Surgery is Finaghy Health Centre. 13-25 Finaghy Road South, Belfast, Northern Ireland. BT10 0BX. Just off Finaghy crossroads, this site also offers some parking on site, and is close to Translink Metro and Ulsterbus routes, which stop at Finaghy Crossroads; Finaghy Train station may be within walking distance.

Click on the link below to read our latest newsletter:

Kensington Group Practice Summer 2022 newsletter.pdf

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