One Price.

That’s Snip.

How Much Will my Vasectomy Cost?

The cost of vasectomy with Snip is $595.00. Our One Price includes:

  • Pre-operative phone consultation with one of our nurses
  • The actual Snip
  • 24/7 post-operative care
  • Laboratory sperm test
  • Follow up of sperm test results

How can I pay for my vasectomy?

Payment for you vasectomy is made on the day. We accept the following methods of payment:

  • Eftpos
  • Credit card
  • Cash
  • Afterpay

Private Medical Insurance

Many private medical insurance companies will cover the cost of vasectomy under a surgical cover policy. We can provide you with a quote. We are also able to invoice some medical insurance companies directly with a pre-approval letter. Once you have the tick of approval let us know!

If you require information for health insurance prior approval and insurance claims please get in touch.


Low Income Patients

If you have low income and hold a Community Services Card Work and Income New Zealand (WINZ) may be able to assist you with the cost of vasectomy. You will need to apply directly through WINZ. We can help you with your application for funding by producing a WINZ quote. Any shortfall in assisted funding must still be paid by you.

If you have any questions or to arrange a WINZ quote please give us a call.

Cost of sperm check after vasectomy

At Snip we offer two methods of sperm testing. You can either purchase a SpermCheck Home Testing Kit for an additional $60.00 on the day of your procedure, or arrange a laboratory test which is free. You will be able to choose which option works best for you on the day of your Snip. Learn more about sperm check after vasectomy.

What Next?

Find out more about what is a vasectomy and the pre-procedure process here at Snip.

With a 99% effectiveness rate, the snip is by far the most successful male contraceptive option for long term birth control. In fact, vasectomies are 20 times more effective than women being sterilised and 100 times more effective than other forms of contraception.