Please fill in the form below.
*Minimum information required
Please select the name of our Genetic Counsellor or Psychologist along with preferred day and time
Our consultation fees are:
Family Cancer Service collaborates with a number of internationally accredited laboratories that provide genetic testing services. Your genetic counsellor is best positioned to determine which genetic test is most appropriate for you.
Our genetic tests typically start around $600 (inc GST) which covers the test and a post-test consult with your genetic counsellor.
Genetic Counselling and Genetic Testing
Typically New Zealand health insurance companies do not provide cover for genetic counselling and testing.
However, we are aware of insurance cover being provided in certain circumstances. We recommend that you discuss your individual situation with your insurance company prior to consultation.
Consultations provided by our Medical Specialists may not be covered by your health insurance policy. We encourage you to clarify this with your policy provider prior to your consultation.
New Zealand Family Cancer Service Limited (Family Cancer) need to collect personal and health information about you. We undertake only to collect information which is for the purpose of making sure you receive appropriate care and advice, and for associated administrative tasks.
We will collect the information directly from you unless you have authorised us to collect the information from someone else (or we have some other lawful reason for collecting the information from someone else).
You understand that your personal and health information will be stored by Family Cancer, and that you are entitled to request access to and the correction of your personal and health information. You agree to provide this information voluntarily.
We will store your personal and health information securely so that only authorised people can access or use your information, for a minimum of 10 years from the date the information was collected.
After a period of at least 10 years, when Family Cancer considers it is no longer necessary to keep your personal and health information, the information will be destroyed in a manner which ensures that the information is kept confidential.
Subject to the exceptions below, we will not use your personal and health information for any purpose other than for the purpose of testing, and providing medical care and advice to you, unless we get your written consent.
You consent to Family Cancer using anonymised and aggregated information (as permitted by Law) for the purpose of analyzing and improving our services. Anonymised or de-identified means information that has been stripped of personal information, that prevents your identification as an individual.
We may also share this anonymised information with 3rd parties for the purpose of scientific research, which may ultimately lead to improved care options for patients of Family Cancer.
We will not disclose your personal and health information to anyone without your consent unless we have a lawful reason for doing so.
You consent to Family Cancer disclosing your personal and health information to your General Practitioner, the health professionals which we contract to provide health services to you, and to whom we refer you for the purposes of providing health services, including genetic and laboratory testing, genetic counselling, medical specialists and treatment providers.
New Zealand Family Cancer Service (Family Cancer) complies with the Health Information Privacy Code 1994 (2008 edition). If you have any concerns about any matter relating to your health information, please contact our privacy officer.
The following Terms of Trade apply to services provided by New Zealand Family Cancer Service Limited (Family Cancer) to its patients.
1. Prices include GST (unless otherwise stated).
2. Unless otherwise agreed, the consultation cost shall be paid within 7 days from the date of your invoice.
3. When a diagnostic test (genetic test) is indicated, payment in full must be made before the test is ordered.
4. Payments shall be accepted in the form of credit/debit card, direct credit and Account2Account.
5. Family Cancer Service may withhold further provision of services where there is any outstanding amount due.