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Life Pharmacy Merivale

Pharmacy Service

RATs collection hours: Mon-Sat 9:30am-5pm, Sun 10:30am-4pm

Please wait outside the Papanui Road entrance, not the mall entrance - call from outside to arrange collection.

Today

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • No appointment required

Vaccination Times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm
  • Sunday: 11am - 1pm

We accept walk ins subject to availability, however priority will be given to bookings. To book your vaccine, please click the Book My Vaccine link below or call 0800 28 29 26.

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

The majority of routine vaccinations can now be administered before, after, or at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccinations. The exception to this is the Zostavax (shingles) vaccine where a 7-day gap before or after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 is advised. If you have any questions, please discuss with your healthcare provider.

Covid-19 testing

Testing for International Travel

This clinic provides pre-departure testing for people who are travelling. Please call to book an appointment.

RATs Community Collection Site (Pre-order required)

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

  • people with COVID-19 symptoms or who are a household contact
  • critical workers who are household contacts
  • border workers who are required to be tested under the Required Testing Order.

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

Hours

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Mon – Wed8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Matariki (24 Jun), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr). Open Labour Day (24 Oct, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), Canterbury Anniversary (11 Nov, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), Waitangi Day (6 Feb, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), Easter Monday (10 Apr, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM).

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • No appointment required

Vaccination Times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm
  • Sunday: 11am - 1pm

We accept walk ins subject to availability, however priority will be given to bookings. To book your vaccine,…

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Vaccines

  • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine (Tdap)
  • Influenza (flu) 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…

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Influenza (flu) vaccines

This service has staff that are trained and authorised to give flu vaccines to individuals 3 years and older. The flu vaccination is free for:

  • people 65 years and older…
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    Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

    Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

    Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

    • Wheelchair access

    Region

    Canterbury

    Contact Details

    9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

    193 Papanui Road
    Merivale
    Christchurch
    Canterbury 8014

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    193 Papanui Road
    Merivale
    Christchurch
    Canterbury 8014

    This page was last updated at 3:32PM on June 9, 2022.