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Wellington Central, 196-200 Taranaki St

178 Bedford Street, Cannons Creek, Porirua

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Team Medical, Coastlands Shopping Centre, State Highway 1, Paraparaumu

Covid-19 testing

Community Testing Centre

Rapid Antigen Tests (RAT) available for pick up. 

PCR tests available by referral from your GP.

If you need clinical advice about whether you need a test please call Healthline first on 0800 358 5453.

Once you know you need a test please call the following numbers for the required location below and you will be referred to the Community Testing Centre or a general practice for your test. 

Wellington Central, 196-200 Taranaki St 

  • *Please call 0800 885 022 to book your test*
  • Taranaki St swabbing centre operates Monday to Saturday
  • Booking centre operates 09:00am to 5:00pm, 7 days a week. 

Porirua, 178 Bedford Street, Porirua 

  • Open 7 days 
  • Cannons Creek Testing Centre operates 9am to 4:00pm, Monday to Friday 
    • Open 7 days

      A Drive Through Testing Centre. 

      Bookings are not required, but can do so by calling 0800 672 862. Walk-ins welcome, but please take care around the traffic.

  • Cannons Creek Testing Centre operates 10am to 3pm, Saturday and Sunday 
    • Open 7 days

      A Drive Through Testing Centre. 

      Bookings are not required, but can do so by calling 0800 672 862. Walk-ins welcome, but please take care around the traffic.

Kāpiti, Team Medical, Coastlands Shoppingtown. 

  • Call Booking centre on 0800 885 022 and you will be referred for a test.  Please do not turn up to the clinic without an appointment as they will not be able to provide a test. 

RATs Community Collection Site (Pre-order required)

Rapid antigen tests (RATs) can be ordered and then collected at this site by:

  • people with COVID-19 symptoms or who are a household contact
  • critical workers who are household contacts
  • border workers who are required to be tested under the Required Testing Order.

Before going to a collection site, you must place an order via https://requestrats.covid19.health.nz/ OR free call 0800222478

Hours

Wellington Central, 196-200 Taranaki St

Mon8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Tue – Thu10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Sat10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

 

Now closed on Sundays

Open to 6:30pm on Fridays

Drive or walk through.

*Call 0800 885 022 to book an appointment*

PCR testing now under strict criteria, by GP instruction only.

Public Holidays: Closed Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr). Open Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Easter Monday (10 Apr, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM).
Other: Closed 22 May. Closed 29 May.

178 Bedford Street, Cannons Creek, Porirua

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sat – Sun10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Open 7 days

A Drive Through Testing Centre. 

Bookings are not required, but can do so by calling 0800 672 862. Walk-ins welcome, but please take care around the traffic.

 

Public Holidays: Closed Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Matariki (24 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr). Open Easter Sunday (9 Apr, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM).

Team Medical, Coastlands Shopping Centre, State Highway 1, Paraparaumu

Mon – Sat1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Call Booking centre on 0800 885 022 and you will be referred for a test.  Please do not turn up to the clinic without an appointment as they will not be able to provide a test. 

Routine testing is not available on Sundays.

Services Provided

Community COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Screening and prevention

  • COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Region

Wellington

Contact Details

178 Bedford Street, Cannons Creek, Porirua

Wellington

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

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This page was last updated at 2:03PM on May 12, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Capital & Coast DHB COVID-19 Community Testing Centres.