HIV Self-Test Kits have been approved in Malta, here you may find general information on these test kits and where to buy them.
What are HIV self test kits?
HIV Self test kits allow you to discreetly check your own HIV status at a time and a place that is convenient to you. HIV self test kits are very easy to perform, they require a tiny drop of blood and give an accurate (Autotest VIH 99.8%) and simple to read result in 15 minutes.
How do I use the self test-kit?
The Test Kits are very easy to use, each test kit comes with instructions and diagrams. Click the PDF Icon to download the instruction booklet or watch the video below.
It is important to repeat the test at the GU Clinic or at your family doctor if this test is positive to confirm your result, as there is a possibility of a false positive result.
Need help with using the test or interpreting the result?
Questions related to HIV or other sexually acquired infections?
This test kit only detects HIV (other SAIs are not detected)
For counselling and/or support please call 2122 7981 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
It is recommended to repeat the test every 3 months
Protect yourself from SAIs by using a condom
Where can I buy an HIV self-test kit?
Saint Anne Pharmacy
The Local Dispensary
St Philips Pharmacy
St Monica Pharmacy
San Giorgio Pharmacy
San Gwann Pharmacy
St Paul's Bay:
St Paul's Bay Pharmacy
St Simon's Pharmacy
St Bart's Pharmacy
New British Pharmacy
St Elisa Pharmacy
Outlet/Pharmacy list is being constantly updated (last update 15/03/17)
Test Free of Charge
The GU Clinic offers FREE anonymous SAI testing. The clinic is at Mater Dei Hospital, outpatients department Level 2. It is recommended that one phones on 21227981 to set an appointment.