Where to get tested for COVID-19


Have symptoms? Need a COVID-19 test? Call your GP or 0800 VIRUS19 (0800 847 8719) to access testing

COVID-19 testing is free of charge.

 Pre-departure COVID-19 tests

Some countries require you to have a negative COVID-19 test before travel. You will need to pay for a test if it is for the purpose of entering another country. More information see  Pre-departure COVID-19 Tests 

0800 VIRUS 19 Call Centre

Our call centre can refer you for testing.

Operating Hours:

9am to 4pm, Monday to Friday
9am to 12noon, Weekends and Holidays

See Ministry of Health - Manatū Hauora for more information.

Call Healthline for health advice 0800 358 5453.


Where to get tested for COVID-19

COVID-19 testing is done by general  practices and designated general practices in Southern.

Dunedin and South Otago - https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/covid-19/dunedin-south-otago/

Queenstown Lakes district - https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/covid-19/central-lakes/

Invercargill, Gore &Southland - https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/covid-19/southland/

Oamaru/Waitaki - https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/covid-19/waitaki/