New Zealand's free national breast screening programme checks women aged between 45 and 69 for signs of early breast cancer. For further information call 0800 270 200.
Kia Ora, Welcome to the National Screening Unit
The National Screening Unit (NSU), a part of the Ministry of Health, is responsible for the development, management and monitoring of nationally-organised population-based screening in New Zealand. This website aims to provide information on the five nationally-based screening programmes, and one quality improvement initiative, the services provided and how to access them.