Having a breast screen
Wondering whether to have a breast screen (also called a mammogram) or how breast screening works? Check if you’re eligible for the program and discover what you need to do to make an appointment. You’ll also learn why screening saves lives and how to interpret results.
- Who should have a breast screen
Find out if you're eligible for a free breast screen (mammogram) – it depends on your age, gender and health.
- Where you can have a breast screen
There are over 750 locations across Australia where you can have a breast screen (mammogram). Find your nearest service.
- How breast screening works
Discover what's involved in having a breast screen (mammogram) – at your appointment and afterwards.
- Understanding your breast screen results
Find out what your results mean and what further tests you may need if your test is positive.
- Breast screening during COVID-19
Read about what COVID-19 means for the breast screening program.