Tairāwhiti > GPs / Accident & Urgent Medical Care > Ngāti Porou Hauora >

Tokomaru Bay Community Health Centre

Primary Healthcare Service

Note: Please call to make an appointment for RATs Collection or RATs Testing(06 864 5859)


8:30 AM to 4:30 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.

RATs Community Collection Site (Pre-order required)

Rapid antigen tests (RATs) can be ordered and then collected at this site.

Before going to a collection site, you must place an order via https://requestrats.covid19.health.nz/ OR free call 0800222478

Note: Please call to make an appointment for RATs Kit Collection (06 864 5859)

Supervised RATs for priority populations

Priority populations are groups that have experienced adverse impacts or are considered at higher risk of the effects from COVID-19 outbreaks in New Zealand. They include Māori and Pacific communities and those living with disabilities.

Please view the Ministry of Health - COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Testing Guide: https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/pages/covid-19-rapid-antigen-testing-guide-20feb22.pdf

Note: Please call if you require an appointment for Supervised RATs Testing (06 864 5859)

Provides free face masks

This site offers free face masks when people are collecting RATs (subject to availability).

Enrolling new patients


This practice is enrolling new patients.


8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Tue8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Tawhiti Health Centre (Te Puia Hospital) in Te Puia Springs will remain open Monday -Friday.

Weekdays & After Hours: Ring Te Puia Hospital on (06) 864 6803 where a doctor or nurse will assist you.

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (24 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun), Matariki (14 Jul).

Services Provided

Cervical Screening

All women who have ever been sexually active should have regular cervical smear tests every three years between the ages of 25 and 69. This includes women who have been…


Contact Details

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

4 Tokomaru Street
Tokomaru Bay
Gisborne 4079

Information about this location

View on Google Maps

Get directions

Street Address

4 Tokomaru Street
Tokomaru Bay
Gisborne 4079

Postal Address

P.O Box 60
Tokomaru Bay 4079

This page was last updated at 1:38PM on July 13, 2022.