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RAT Collection Sites in Southern

Ministry of Health is making rapid antigen tests (RATs) available for home testing.

Please only order tests if you have symptoms or are an asymptomatic household contact of a confirmed Covid positive case.

If you meet the criteria, you can order rapid antigen tests (RATs) through the Ministry's RAT requester website The tests are available free.
HealthPoint has the full list of sites. 

We have listed collections sites below. New sites are being added.

Please be sure to check the collections times the tests are available for pick up. This can be found on the HealthPoint web site 

Pre-ordering is required and an order number, assigned through the RAT requestor process, is required to collect testing kits.

RAT Collection Sites as of 12 March  - Please check HealthPoint for Collection Hours

Dunedin + South Otago + West Otago

Antidote Gardens           Dunedin

Antidote Meridian          Dunedin

Antidote Macandrew     Dunedin

Antidote North                Dunedin

Antidote Octagon           Dunedin

Bates Pharmacy              Balclutha
Catlin Health and Gifts   Owaka

Green Island Boutique  Dunedin

Highland Pharmacy Depot           Lawrence
McNaughton’s Pharmacy Dunedin
Milton Pharmacy             Milton

Roslyn Pharmacy            Dunedin

Unichem Grays Pharmacy           Balclutha

Unichem Taieri Pharmacy           Mosgiel

WellSouth Community  Testing Centre, Malcolm St, Dunedin

West Otago Health                        Tapanui


Fiordland Pharmacy                     Te Anau

Glengarry Pharmacy                    Invercargill

Gore Health                                   Gore

Gore Medical Centre                    Gore

Life Pharmacy La Hood                Gore 

Lumsden Pharmacy                      Lumsden

Mataura Prescription & Gifts     Mataura

Milford Sound Tourism Centre   Te Anau

Stewart Island Health Centre      Stewart Island

Tokanui Medical Centre               Tokanui

Tuatapere Medical Centre           Tuatapere

Unichem Quinn’s Pharmacy        Gore
Unichem Southcity Pharmacy     Invercargill

Unichem Riverton Pharmacy       Riverton

WellSouth Invercargill                  Invercargill

Windsor Pharmacy                       Invercargill

Winton Pharmacy                          Winton

Wyndham Health Centre             Wyndham

Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago

Antidote Queenstown                  Queenstown

Five Mile Pharmacy                      Queenstown
HealthCentral                                 Alexandra

Highland Pharmacy                      Roxburgh

Lake Dunstan Pharmacy              Cromwell

Life Pharmacy Queenstown        Queenstown

Maniototo Pharmacy                    Ranfurly
Summerfields Pharmacy              Queenstown
Wanaka Pharmacy                        Wanaka

WellSouth Alexandra                     Alexandra

North Otago + Waitaki

Kurow Medical Centre                  Kurow
East Otago Health                         Palmerston
Oamaru Pharmacy                        Oamaru

Unichem Northend Pharmacy    Oamaru North   Oamaru

Waihemo Pharmacy                     Palmerston