Referral Guidelines to Specialist Services and Clinics

General Practitioners (GP) and other health professionals can make referrals to Peninsula Health services using the referral information available on this website. Referrals must be made following referral guidelines.


New Outpatient Referral FAX: 9125 9846

Diversion from the previous Outpatient fax number is in place for a limited time. Referral guidelines with the previous fax number (9788 1879) are in the process of being updated.

E-Referral via ReferralNet is required for Outpatient clinics. To set up e-referral to Peninsula Health, please email

Exceptions to central Outpatient Fax and E-referrals: There are exceptions to central Outpatient intake for e-referrals and fax for some services including ACCESS (Community Health). Please see individual clinic referral guidelines for details.


Appointments and General Enquiries(03) 9784 2600
Patient enquiries via Outpatients(03) 9784 2600 or ACCESS on 1300 665 781
Clinical or Urgent Outpatient Referral Enquiries
(8:30 am to 5:00 pm Mon to Fri)
(03) 9784 7155

Private consultants who also work with Peninsula Health can be found here Specialists Directory/Heads of Units

Specialist Services & Clinics Referral Information

Statewide Referral Criteria

The Department of Health and Human Services is developing statewide referral criteria to assist GPs and clinicians referring patients to specialist clinics in public hospitals and to improve access to these clinics by improving the quality and appropriateness of referrals.