What should you do before screening?
Do I need to visit my doctor?
You do not need a referral to book an appointment, but see your doctor before you book if you have:
BreastScreen Victoria performs mammograms for detecting breast cancer. This means there must be breast tissue present to compress. If you have had a double mastectomy or are a transgender man who has had top surgery you should see your doctor to discuss your screening options.
Booking online with My BreastScreen
You will be asked some questions when you book your appointment on MyBreastScreen. Answering these questions ensures we book the right type of appointment and save you time on the day.
There are some questions about your family history of breast and ovarian cancer, so talk to your family before you book.
Your answers are automatically filled out on a registration form that will be emailed to you. You will need to print out your registration form and bring it with you.
Booking by phone
You can also book by calling the contact centre on 13 20 50.