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Southern - COVID-19 POP-UP Testing Centres

Community Health Service, COVID-19 Testing

Covid-19 testing

Pop-up Community Testing Centre

There are no pop-up testing sites in Southern at present.

Covid-19 swabbing is available through general practices throughout Otago and Southland. 

Call 0800 VIRUS-19 (0800 847 87 19) to book a Covid-19 test  

0800 VIRUS 19 Call Centre:

  • 8.30am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday
  • 8.30am to 4.00pm, Weekends and Holidays

If your GP does not offer COVID-19 tests, you can get a test at an other gneral practice. 

Covid-19 testing is FREE  for everyone.


COVID-19 information for the Southern region.

Go to Southernhealth.co.nz/COVID-19 to find out:

  • where to get help
  • what's open and what's not (hospital and community services)
  • hospital visitor restrictions
  • cases and location alerts in the Southern region
  • advice for workplaces
  • tips for living well in isolation.

Click here to find out where to get a COVID-19 test in the Southern region.

Services Provided

Community COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre

Screening and prevention

  • COVID-19 / Coronavirus Testing Centre


Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 10:36AM on September 27, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern - COVID-19 POP-UP Testing Centres.