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10:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

Supervised Rapid Antigen Test for New Zealand Travel

This service is for people who are travelling within New Zealand and require evidence of a negative COVID-19 test result. The test must be done within the 72 hours prior to travel (preferably within 24 hours). See the Unite against COVID-19 website for more travel advice.

To get a supervised rapid antigen test for travel you must:

  • have no COVID-19 symptoms and
  • be unvaccinated over 12 years and 3 months of age, leaving Auckland
    OR unvaccinated domestic traveller over 12 years, travelling with a transport company that requires evidence of a negative test result.

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms or feel unwell you need to visit a COVID-19 testing site.

For more information about rapid antigen testing, view the Ministry of Health website.


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. There is no charge for this service.

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

Dispensary Manager

Nadia Rim


10:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

Mon – Sat10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Public Holidays 10am to 6pm

Anzac Day 1pm to 6pm

Closed Good Friday & Christmas Day

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Good Friday (15 Apr). Open Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Easter Sunday (17 Apr, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Easter Monday (18 Apr, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Matariki (24 Jun, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM), Labour Day (24 Oct, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM).

Languages Spoken

English, Chinese, Korean

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…


Maviret dispensing for hepatitis C

This pharmacy has been registered to dispense Maviret (glecaprevir and pibrentasvir) for the treatment of Hep C and to provide you with counselling to support your treatment. You will not…


Smoking cessation

Pharmacy staff are trained to provide a service to help people to stop smoking. This service includes advice and providing quit smoking support aids e.g. nicotine gum.

Free after hours prescriptions for under 14s

We are able to fill your under-14 year old's prescription for free (if the medication is fully funded) both within normal working hours and after hours.

Prescription drop-off box

This is a box located just outside the pharmacy, perfect for when you're in a rush and don't have time to wait for your prescription to be filled.  The box…



  • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (Tdap) vaccine
  • Influenza (flu) vaccine
  • Varicella zoster (shingles) vaccine

Immunisation is one of the most effective medical interventions to prevent infections and has led to the decline of many serious, potentially lethal, diseases. There may be a charge for…


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…


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…


Selected oral contraceptives

Our specially trained pharmacists can supply selected oral contraceptives without a prescription under certain circumstances.

Up to six months’ supply of selected oral contraceptives can be sold to women who…


Incontinence products

Medicine & needles disposal service

Unwanted medicines are often dumped into the toilet, tipped down the sink or put out with the garbage, which starts a journey that can seriously harm the environment. Please return…


Sildenafil dispensing for erectile dysfunction

This pharmacy has specially trained pharmacists who are able to prescribe sildenafil for erectile dysfunction in men aged 35 – 70 years who meet specific assessment criteria.

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.

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…


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.

Vitamin B12 Injections

Our specially trained pharmacists can give injections for patients who have a prescription for Vitamin B12 injections. A brief pre-injection checklist and consent form must be completed for this service.…


Passport photos

Our pharmacy has specially trained staff who are able to take passport and VISA photos for various countries. This service can be provided both as physical print outs and/or online…


Ear piercing

Our pharmacy has specially trained staff who are able to provide ear piercing services. Customers under the age of 16 years should have parental or guardian consent before ear piercing…


AIA Vitality Health Checks

Nicotine Replacement Therapy

Warrant of Wellness

Warrant of Wellness Health Check consists of four health screenings to give you a better understanding of your overall health status and some potential risk factors you may have. 


Wheelchair Access



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Contact Details

For dispensary or prescription related issues please email: dispensary.commercialbay@lifepharmacy.co.nz

Commercial Bay
Shop 12, Level 1
7 Queen Street
Auckland CBD
Auckland 1010

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Commercial Bay
Shop 12, Level 1
7 Queen Street
Auckland CBD
Auckland 1010

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Commercial Bay
Shop 12, Level 1
7 Queen Street
Auckland CBD
Auckland 1010

This page was last updated at 3:53PM on January 21, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Life Pharmacy Commercial Bay.