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Counties Family Health Care

Primary Healthcare Service


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled and casual patients

This practice provides Covid-19 testing to enrolled and casual patients. Please call the practice for more information.

Urgent Care Clinic

Our Urgent Care clinic at both Papakura and Takanini are currently testing for COVID-19 7 days per week.

Papakura - 6-18 O'Shannessey Street, Papakura COVID test hours are between 8am and 8pm (but the Urgent Care is open 8am to 10pm 7 days)

Takanini - 106 Great South Road, Takanini COVID test hours are between 8am and 4pm (but the Urgent Care clinic is open until 8pm, 7 days)

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We are a general practice aiming to provide quality healthcare to you and your family.

Consultations are by appointment only. Our standard consultation time is 15 minutes.

We currently WELCOME new patients for enrolment.
If you would like information about enrolling in Counties Medical GP Clinic to see one of our GPs, please call into our Papakura or Takanini clinic and one of our staff will be happy to assist you. Our Papakura Clinic is our main clinic, open Monday to Friday, with the satellite Takanini Clinic open two days per week.

  • 6-18 O'Shannessey Street, Papakura ph (09) 299 9384 Monday to Friday 8am-5pm
  • 106 Great South Road, Takanini ph (09) 280 6202 Tuesday and Wednesday 8am - 5pm

We are committed to making the enrolment process easy for you -  you can either -

  • email us on and we can then email you the information and forms you need to complete. 
  • go to our website and enrol directly through the website.

We encourage all of our patients to sign up to the Manage My Health patient portal - this is easy and allows you to make appointments on line without having to phone the clinic. You can also request repeat prescriptions and view your Lab Results on line.

Please do not hesitate to phone with any enquiry you have about becoming one of our new patients.


Our team is made up of six GPs (see details below under “General Practitioners”) and:

Nursing Staff: Linda, Mumtaz, Nixie, Jandeep, Erin, Ebony & Gay

Receptionists: Sheryl, Yvonne, Sue, Shinae, Kim, Christine & Kasey

Languages spoken by our staff
We have staff who are fluent in the following languages:
Sinhala; Tamil; Hindi; Punjabi and Bengali.

General Practitioners


8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

After Hours Assistance - If you need assistance from the GP Clinic after hours, please phone on the above numbers. A Registered Nurse will answer your call.

Alternatively please present at one of our Urgent Care Clinics - 6-18 O'Shannessey Street, Papakura (open 8am - 10pm, 7 days a week) or 106 Great South Road Takanini (open 8am - 8pm, 7 days a week)

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Counties Urgent Care.

Languages Spoken

English, Bengali, Sinhali, Tamil

Enrolling new patients


This practice is enrolling new patients.


Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 yearsFrom $13.00
18-24 yearsFrom $19.00
25-44 yearsFrom $19.00
45-64 yearsFrom $19.00
65+ yearsFrom $19.00

Some enrolled patients are eligible for a low cost access fee for GP services of $19.00.  Otherwise, the service fee is $40 per GP consultation. There is a standard $40 fee for all new patients for their first visit, which includes both a doctor's and nurse's consultation. Please phone the clinic or enquire at front reception for more information regarding your fees to see the GP or Practice Nurse.

Different charges apply to casual and non-enrolled patients and for other services.


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6-18 O'Shannessey Street
Auckland 2110

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6-18 O'Shannessey Street
Auckland 2110

Postal Address

PO Box 72444
Auckland 2244

This page was last updated at 12:22PM on September 16, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Counties Family Health Care.