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Life Pharmacy Albany

Pharmacy Service


10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.


Pharmacists can help to support the health of your family; they can provide advice and treatment for common minor illnesses for all ages.

Pharmacists ensure that prescriptions are dispensed correctly and that the medicine and dose is appropriate for you, so that you receive the maximum benefits from your medicines. Your pharmacist will help you understand what your medicines are prescribed for, how to take them, possible side effects and how to store them.

All advice and treatment is conducted in a professional and confidential manner and most services are provided free of charge and do not generally require an appointment.

For safe disposal, please return any expired or unwanted medicines, or needles/lancets and syringes to your pharmacy.

We offer a Flu vaccination Service

We Offer Blood Pressure checks

Instore FREE hearing tests (self diagnostic )

We provide a passport photo service. No appointment is necessary. This is subject to staff availability.

We provide an ear piercing service for six year olds and over. Under sixteen year olds must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No appointment is necessary. This is subject to staff availability.

Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if you have any questions.

Dispensary Manager

Sheng Kao


10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Sun10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Normal hours will resume at COVID alert level 1

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (25 Oct), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun). Open ANZAC Day (25 Apr).

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese, Korean, Arabic

Services Provided

Long-term conditions (LTC) service

This service is designed for people with long-term illnesses who may need support with their medicines. An assessment is used to identify the things that affect their ability to take…


Emergency contraceptive pill (ECP)

Your pharmacists are trained to assess whether the ECP is appropriate for you. This is done in a confidential manner. The ECP works best if taken as soon as possible…


Blister packs

This pharmacy can provide you with individually made blister packs of your medicines. These can be supplied weekly, fortnightly, or monthly depending on your needs. This type of packaging can…


Incontinence products

Specialised wound care

Some wounds require extra attention and skill to manage. This pharmacy has staff qualified to do this and can refer you to your doctor if necessary.

Trimethoprim dispensing

This pharmacy has trained pharmacists who can supply the antibiotic, trimethoprim, for women aged between 16 and 65 who have an uncomplicated urinary tract infection.

WINZ and other reports

If you require reports on your medicines or the cost of your medicines please ask a member of the pharmacy team.

Sildenafil for erectile dysfunction

We have pharmacists who are trained to prescribe sildenafil for erectile dysfunction to men between the ages of 35 and 70. A consultation is necessary.

Southern Cross claiming

We can transmit your precription claims to Southern Cross directly at the point of dispensing. You will require your Southern Cross claimant number.

Free hearing tests

In store self help testing is available.

Influenza (flu) vaccines

This pharmacy has staff that are trained to give flu vaccines. The flu vaccination is free for people 65 years and older and for pregnant women, for everyone else there…


Wheelchair Access



North Auckland

Contact Details

Shop 211, Westfield Albany
219 Don McKinnon Dr
Auckland 0632

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Street Address

Shop 211, Westfield Albany
219 Don McKinnon Dr
Auckland 0632

Postal Address

PO Box 301322
Auckland 0752

This page was last updated at 11:35AM on August 19, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Life Pharmacy Albany.