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Northcote Unichem Pharmacy

Pharmacy Service


9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment
  • Walk in

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 health provider.

WALK-IN subject to availability - Moni   9.15am - 5.00pm  


Unichem Northcote pharmacists can help to support the health of your family; we can provide care and advice along with treatments for common minor illnesses for all ages.

Our 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, confidential and efficient manner. Most services are provided free of charge and do not generally require an appointment.

We specialise in knowledge of natural medicines and supplements to prevent or treat medical conditions. We have a vast range of dietary and natural products at  competitive prices.

We have Chinese and Korean speaking staff on hand to help with prescription translation and over-the-counter advice. The pharmacy is owned by Anthony Yee - a New Zealand born 3rd generation Chinese with extensive experience in the NZ Pharmacy.

Covid-19 Vaccinations and Influenza vaccinations available

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

Dispensary Manager

Anthony Yee (owner) & Iris leung


9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Sat9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 28 Dec. Open 29 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 4 Jan. Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, Korean

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment
  • Walk in

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…


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…



  • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (Tdap) vaccine
  • 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…


Chinese Translation ( Mandarin and cantonese) and Chinese character prescription labels on request . Korean translation and speaking staff

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…


Methadone dispensing

This pharmacy works alongside the DHB methadone programme. Pharmacy staff can administer methadone on a daily, or a takeaway basis, depending on what has been agreed.

Clozapine dispensing

It is very important that you receive regular blood tests while you are taking clozapine. We will check your blood tests to make sure the appropriate dose of clozapine is…


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.

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…


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 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.

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…


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…



St Johns Defibrillator situated outside of pharmacy with 24 access via 111 call for code

Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

Wheelchair Access


Travel Directions

We are situated in the Northcote Town Centre in Northcote Central . A large UNICHEM branded pharmacy , next door to TAI-Ping Asian supermarket , entrance off Lake Rd Northcote with free open air parking


Lots of free parking directly outside front of Pharmacy in council carpark


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Contact Details

1 Pearn Place
Auckland 0627

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1 Pearn Place
Auckland 0627

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1 Pearn Place
Auckland 0627

This page was last updated at 9:45PM on November 17, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Northcote Unichem Pharmacy.