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178 Bedford Street, Cannons Creek, Porirua

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

Community Testing Centre

Rapid Antigen Tests (RAT) available for pick up. 

PCR tests available.

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 
  • 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 2pm, 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

178 Bedford Street, Cannons Creek, Porirua

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sat – Sun10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

General Information

  • 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 Labour Day (24 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun), Matariki (14 Jul). Open Easter Sunday (9 Apr, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM).

Services Provided

Community COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Screening and prevention

  • COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Region

Wellington

Contact Details

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Open 7 days 

A Drive Through Testing Centre. 

*Bookings are not required 

Porirua Covid Testing Centre

178 Bedford Street
Cannons Creek
Porirua
Wellington 5024

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Street Address

Porirua Covid Testing Centre

178 Bedford Street
Cannons Creek
Porirua
Wellington 5024

Postal Address

Covid Testing Station
178 Bedford Street
Cannons Creek
Porirua

Wellington Central, 196-200 Taranaki St

Wellington

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

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This page was last updated at 2:47PM on June 28, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Capital & Coast DHB COVID-19 Community Testing Centres.