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Northland COVID-19 Community Testing Centres

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Covid-19 testing

Community Testing Centre

Anyone seeking a COVID-19 test should in the first instance go to a Community Based Testing Centre.

Only people who were at the premises listed on the Ministry of Health website around the times stated, need to isolate, contact Healthline and get tested.

If you were not at one of these premises and you do not have any symptoms you do not need to be tested.  If you are feeling unwell call Healthline on 0800 358 5453

For people who were at these premises around the times stated:

  • Isolate away from others, and remain isolated until they have a negative test
  • Call Healthline 0800 358 5453
  • Get tested

Please be kind to each other and help the public health team focus on the testing that needs to be done today.

Click on links for details of Māori Health Provider Centres

Covid testing hours

20 Winger Crescent, Kamo

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Sat9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Ruakākā Testing Centre

Tue11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Port Workers Only - Visitors Centre Marsden Point Refinery

Dargaville Hospital

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Wed – Fri9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Dargaville Hospital at the underpass across from the main entrance to the hospital.

Kaitaia Hospital

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Top side of Kaitaia Hospital - not at Whare at front of the Hospital.

Use the hospital driveway next to the car compound.  Traffic control will direct you where to drive.  Please stay in your car for swabbing. 

If you need a test outside the clinic hours because you are unwell please phone (09) 430 4100 and ask the operator to put you through to Kaitaia Hospital. 

Please do not turn up at Kaitaia Hospital without an appointment. 

1 Sammaree Place, Kerikeri

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Sat9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Hokianga Health Rawene Hospital, 163 Parnell Street, Rawene

Please call before you come to advise you would like a test - 09 405 7709

Services Provided

Community COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Screening and prevention

  • COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre