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Hawke's Bay COVID-19 Community Testing Centres

Community Health Service, COVID-19 Testing


Central HB Health Centre, 1 Cook Street, Waipukurau

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

Community Testing Centre

People can ring one of the numbers below to immediately book a test, or ring their doctor.

  • Napier: 0800 TEST19 (8378 19) open 9am-5pm Mon-Sun.
  • Hastings: 06 281 2644 open 8.30am-5pm Mon-Sat.
  • Wairoa: 06 838 8333 open 8.30am-5pm Mon-Fri.
  • Central Hawke’s Bay residents need to be referred from their doctor or Healthline: 0800 358 5453.


COVID-19 testing centres in Hawke's Bay

If people have cold or flu symptoms you need to stay home and get yourself tested for COVID-19. Testing centres are operating in Napier, Hastings, Wairoa and Central Hawke’s Bay. The highest priority is to test people who are symptomatic and/or have been in contact with a confirmed or probable case.

The symptoms include: a cough, a high temperature of at least 38°C, shortness of breath, sore throat, sneezing and runny nose and temporary loss of smell.

Find out more here


Central HB Health Centre, 1 Cook Street, Waipukurau

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sat11:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Open for drive through COVID Testing or by appointment

Services Provided

Community COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Screening and prevention

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This page was last updated at 10:50AM on November 29, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Hawke's Bay COVID-19 Community Testing Centres.