Saliva Test Drop Off and Pick-Up Locations

The following are the currently available public test kit pick-up and test drop-off locations for your saliva sample. Keep checking back for updates as more sites become available.

For many employees, you will be able to collect your test kit from your workplace and can drop off your sample to any of the following locations. Learn more about getting test kits here.

Locations where you can collect a test kit from are specified on the right for each location.

TIP: There are some restricted access sites available for border workers. If you work at an MIQ or border workplace, you can see an updated list of Restricted access locations here on the Ministry of Health website, or ask your employer for the onsite collection point.

Northland

LocationAddressOpening HoursSite type
Caltex – Kaiwaka1833 State Highway 1
Kaiwaka 0573
Mon – Sun 7am – 5pm Test kit pick up and drop off
GAS Bream Bay Service Station2612 State Highway 1
Ruakaka, 0171
7 days
5am – 9.30pm
Drop off only
Caltex – Western Hills307/311 Western Hills Drive, Avenues, Whangarei24/7Drop off only
Kaikohe Collection CentreBroadway health Centre, 36 Lower Broadway, KaikoheMon-Fri 8am – 12pmTest kit pick up and drop off
Kamo Collection Centre1A Clark Road, KamoMon-Fri 8am – 2pmTest kit pick up and drop off
Kerikeri Collection Centre7 Homestead Road, KerikeriMon-Fri 8am – 12pmTest kit pick up and drop off
Rust Avenue Collection Centre11 Rust Avenue, Whangarei.Mon-Fri 7.30am – 3pmTest kit pick up and drop off
Rust Avenue Laboratory24 Rust Ave, WhangareiMon-Fri 8am – 5pmTest kit pick up and drop off

Auckland

LocationAddressOpening HoursSite type
Auckland Domestic Airport
Domestic Terminal – for travellers with booked flights only
Level 2 – up the stairs near the prayer room24/7Drop off only
Accessible by travellers with booked flights
Te Hana
GAS Fuel Stop
307 State Highway 1
Te Hana

Drop off – 24/7
Pick up – 7am – 8pm Mon – Sun
Test kit pick up and drop off
– Check opening times
Mercer
Mobil Station, Mercer
State Highway 1
Mercer
24/7Test kit pick up and drop off
Runciman
1121B Great South Road
Near the DNA sign
1121B Great South Road
Runciman 2578
(Drury exit)
Auckland
Drop off 24/7
Pick up 6.30am – 1pm M-F
Test kit pick up and drop off – check opening times
Pukekohe
Labtests Pukekohe Collection Centre
10 West Street
Pukekohe
Auckland 2120
Weekdays; 07:00 – 16:45
Saturdays; 08:00 – 12:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Mt Wellington
Labtests Laboratory and Head Office
37- 41 Carbine Road
Mt Wellington, Auckland 1060
Mon – Fri 8am – 4.30pm
Sat – Sun 8am – 12pm
Test kit pick up and drop off
Onehunga
Labtests Onehunga Collection Centre
73 Church Street
Onehunga
Auckland
Weekdays; 07:00 – 16:00
Saturdays; 08:00 – 12:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Warkworth
Labtests Warkworth
Collection Centre
C/- Warkworth Medical Centre
11 Alnwick Street
Warkworth
07:30 – 16:30 M-FTest kit pick up and drop off
Northcote
Auckland CTC – North
Northcote Community Testing Centre, 16-18 College Rd, NorthcoteClinic open hrsDrop off only
Te Atatu
Labtests Te Atatu
Collection Centre
Labtests
382 Te Atatu Road
Te Atatu Peninsula
Weekdays; 07:00 – 16:00
Saturdays; 8:00 – 12:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Waitakere
Auckland CTC – West
Health New Lynn, Totara Health Services
Level 1/1 McCrae Way,
New Lynn, Waitakere
Weekdays; 8.30am – 4.30pmDrop off only
Mount Eden
Auckland CTC – Central
Balmoral Community Testing Centre
182 Balmoral Rd,
Mount Eden
Clinic open hrsDrop off only
Papakura
Labtests Papakura
Collection Centre
132A Great South Road,
Papakura
Weekdays; 07:00 – 16:00
Saturdays; 08:00 – 12:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Orewa
Labtests Orewa Collection Centre
19 J Cammish Lane
Orewa
Auckland 0931
Weekdays; 07:00 – 16:45
Saturdays; 08:00 – 12:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Otara
Auckland CTC – South
Otara Community Testing Centre, Otara Town Centre
14 Fair Mall
Otara
Clinic open hrsDrop off only
Wiri
Auckland CTC – South
The Whānau Ora Community Clinic
25 Druces Rd
Wiri
Clinic open hrsDrop off only

Waikato

LocationAddressOpening HoursSite type
Waikato – Pathlab
Anglesea Clinic Gate 3
58 Tristram Street
Hamilton CBD  
7.30am-6pm M-F
8.00am – 12 noon Sat
Test kit pick up and drop off
WDHB COVID-19 Community Testing CentreFounders Theatre
221 Tristram St
Hamilton
Mon – Sun
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Drop off only
Cambridge – Pathlab  48 Alpha Street
Cambridge  
8.00am-4pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Matamata – Pathlab56 Rawhiti Street
Matamata  
8.00am-3.00pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Ngaruawahia – Pathlab11 Galileo Street
Ngaruawahia
8.00am-4.30pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Te Awamutu – Pathlab220 Banks Street
Te Awamutu
7.30am-4.45pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Morrinsville – Pathlab17 Canada St
Morrinsville
8.00am-4pm M-FTest kit pick up and drop off
Whitianga – Pathlab26 Lee St
Whitianga
8.00am – 3.00pm M-FTest kit pick up and drop off
Thames – Pathlab817 Rolleston Street
Thames
8.30am – 4.30pm M-FTest kit pick up and drop off
Otorohanga – Pathlab13 Kakamutu Road
Otorohanga
8.00am – 4.00pm M-FTest kit pick up and drop off
Heath Ngatea
Hauraki Plains Health Centre
Cnr Dent & Ranui Sts
Ngatea
8:45 AM to 5:00 PM M-FTest kit pick up and drop off

Bay of Plenty, Lakes

LocationAddressOpening HoursSite Type
Bay of Plenty
Pathlab – Tauranga  
Via hospital campus entrance 829 Cameron St  7.30am-6.00pm M-F 8.00am -11.45am S  Test kit pick up and drop off
Bay of Plenty
Pathlab – Mt Maunganui  
8 Grenada St  
Mt Maunganui  
7.30am-5.00pm M-F S 8.00am – 11.45am  Pick up and drop off only
Bay of Plenty
Sulphur Point
Tauranga  
Stevedore’s carpark
Mirrielees Rd  
24/7  Drop off only
Bay of Plenty
Pathlab – Te Puke  
27 Queen St  8.00am-4.00pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Bay of Plenty
Pathlab Whakatane Hospital Collection Room
Whaktane Hospital, Stewart Street, Whakatane 8.00am – 4.30pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Rotorua
Pathlab – Rotorua  
1225 Haupapa St Rotorua  7.30am-5.00pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Rotorua
Ibis Rotorua
Lake End, Rangiuru Street, Rotorua
(Box located between two pillars beside the portacom)
24/7 Drop off only
Rotorua
Sudima Rotorua
1000 Eruera Street, Rotorua
Security Guard Portacom outside entrance, (Box located just inside the door of the portacom)
24/7 Drop off only
Taupo
Pathlab – Taupo  
114 Tuwharetoa St Taupo  7.30am-4.45pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off
Taupo
Pathlab – Turangi  
28 Tautahanga Rd Turangi  8.00am-3.00pm M-F  Test kit pick up and drop off

Taranaki, Hawkes Bay, Whanganui & MidCentral

LocationAddressOpening HoursSite type
Taranaki
Taranaki Pathology Bell Block Collection Centre
1 Paraite Road, Bell Block,Taranaki
External drop box, exterior of building under covered porch
24/7Test kit pick up and drop off
Taranaki
Taranaki Pathology Gill St Collection Centre
179 Gill St,Taranaki (lock box exterior of building)Mon – Fri 0730-1800hrs
Sat 0800-1100hrs
Drop off only
Gisborne
Tlab collection rooms
447 Gladstone road
Gisborne
M-F 7.45am – 4.45pmDrop off only
Gisborne
Tlab
Gisborne Hospital
Gisborne hospital
421 Ormond road
Gisborne
M-F 8am – 5.30pm Test kit pick up and drop off
Hawkes Bay
Hawkes Bay SCL – Napier Collection Centre
115 Vautier Street
Napier
Hawkes Bay
Weekdays; 07:30 – 18:00
Saturdays; 09:00 – 11:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Hawkes Bay
Hawkes Bay SCL – Hastings Collection Centre
114 Maraekakaho Road
Hastings
St Leonards
Hawkes Bay
Weekdays; 07:30 – 18:00
Saturdays; 9:00 – 11:00
Test kit pick up and drop off
Dannevirke
Medlab Collection Rooms
12 Waterloo Street
Dannevirke
M-F 8am – 4.30pmTest kit pick up and drop off
Palmerston North
Gribbles Veterinary Palmerston North
840 Tremaine Avenue
Palmerston North
Dropbox: Lock box at Specimen Reception entrance
Drop off available 24/7
Test kit pickup Monday-Friday 0800-1730hrs,
Saturday 0800-1100hrs
Test kit pick up and drop off
Palmerston North
Medlab Central
Palmerston North Hospital
Palmerston North Hospital
Level 1, Clinical services block
50 Ruahine Street
Palmerston North
Monday – Sunday
7am-6pm
Test kit pick up and drop off
Palmerston North
Medlab @ The Palms
445 Ferguson Street
Palmerston North
M-F 7.30am – 6pm
Saturdays 8.30am – 11am
Drop off only
Whanganui
Medlab Whanganui
Whanganui Hospital
Whanganui Hospital
100 Heads Road
Whanganui
M-F 7.30am – 5pm
Saturday & Sunday 8am – 4pm
Test kit pick up and drop off
Bulls
Medlab Collection Rooms
Bulls Medical Centre
71 High Street
Bulls
M-F 8am – 4.30pmDrop off only
Feilding
Feilding Integrated Health Centre
7 Duke Street
Feilding
M-F 8am – 4pmDrop off only
Levin
Medlab Collection Rooms
Horowhenua Hospital
Horowhenua Hospital
62 Liverpool street
Levin
M-F 7.30am – 4.30pmTest kit pick up and drop off

Greater Wellington Region

LocationAddressOpening HoursSite type
Kapiti
Wellington SCL – Paraparaumu
129A Rimu Road
Paraparaumu 5032
Weekdays; 07:30 – 16:35
Sat; 08:00 – 11:50
Test kit pick up and drop off
Porirua
Wellington SCL – Porirua Collection Centre
6 Hartham Place
Porirua City Centre
Dropbox: At street entrance
24/7Drop off only
Wellington
Wellington SCL – Newtown Collection Centre
74 Riddiford Street
Newtown, Wellington
Weekdays; 08:00-16:20 and 5pm to 7pm
Saturday 8:30am – 11:30am
Sunday 4:00pm – 6:20pm
Test kit pick up only (drop off is across the road at Wellington Hospital)
Wellington
Wellington Regional Hospital
Wellington Regional Hospital, Newtown, Mein Street entrance.

Dropbox: Located in the covered entrance at the far end of the car park by the turning bay.
24/7Drop off only
Upper Hutt
Upper Hutt City Centre
Wellington SCL Collection Centre
Dropbox: CBD Towers Building, Bradley Lane entrance (rear of building), Upper Hutt 501824/7Drop off only
Lower Hutt
Wellington SCL – Lower Hutt Collection Centre.
17 Raroa Road, Lower Hutt
(corner of Cornwall Street and Raroa Rd)

Dropbox: Covered entrance at street level
Drop off 24/7

Pick up
M-F 7am – 5.30pm
Sat 8.30am – 11.30am
Test kit pick up and drop off during opening hours
Wairarapa
Wellington SCL – Masterton Collection Centre
24 Lincoln Road
Masterton 5840
Weekdays 07:30 – 16:30 Test kit pick up and drop off
Wairarapa
Wellington SCL Collection Centre, Wairarapa Hospital
Wairarapa Hospital
Te Ore Ore Road
Masterton
Weekdays 08:00 -16:00
Saturday 9:00 – 11:50
Drop off only

Nelson/Marlborough

LocationAddressOpening hoursSite type
Picton
MedLab South
Picton Collection Centre
35 High Street
Marlborough
Picton, 7220
Weekdays; 08.30-12.15  Test kit pick up and drop off
Blenheim
Medlab South
Blenheim Collection Centre
9 Maxwell Road
Marlborough
Blenheim, 7201
Weekdays; 07.30 – 12.15 Test kit pick up and drop off
Blenheim
Wairau Hospital Collection Centre
Main Entrance Wairau Hospital
Hospital Road
Marlborough
Blenheim, 7201
Weekdays; 08:00 – 16:45Test kit pick up and drop off
Nelson
Medlab South Nelson Hospital
MLS Nelson Hospital, Level 3, Nelson Hospital, Tipahi Street, Nelson  (Drop box at laboratory entrance door on level 3)7 days: 0730 – 1645hrs
Dropbox available until 1900
Test kit pick up and drop off
Nelson
Medlab South Collingwood Street
MLS Collingwood Street, 63 Collingwood Street, Nelson (Drop off) Mon – Fri 0730-1615hrs Test kit pick up and drop off
Nelson  
Medlab South Tahunanui
MLS Tahunanui, 25 Tahunanui Drive, Tahunanui(Drop off) Mon – Fri 0730-1315hrsTest kit pick up and drop off
Nelson  
Medlab South Richmond
MLS Richmond, C/- Lower Queen Street Health, 355 Lower Queen Street, Richmond  (Drop off)Mon – Fri 0730-1615hrsTest kit pick up and drop off
Nelson  
Medlab South Motueka
MLS Motueka, 158 High Street, Motueka  (Drop off)Mon – Fri 0730 – 1345hrs Test kit pick up and drop off

Rest of South Island

LocationAddressOpening hoursSite type
Christchurch
Orchard Road CTC
Orchard Road CBAC, 174 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch (near Airport)

Drop box and collection at front door – not drive-thru
Clinic hrsTest kit pick up and drop off (at front door – not drive-thru)
Christchurch
Canterbury SCL
Main Office
18 Logistics Drive
Harewood
Christchurch 8051
M-F 0730 – 1800Test kit pick up and drop off
Christchurch
Canterbury SCL Hornby Collection Centre
7 Witham Street
Hornby
Chch
M-F 0730-1645Test kit pick up and drop off
Christchurch
Canterbury SCL Northfield Collection Centre
60 Langdons Road
Papanui
Chch
M-F 0700-1645, Sat 0800-1145 Test kit pick up and drop off
Christchurch
Canterbury SCL Barrington Collection Centre
14-18 Athelstan St
Barrington
Chch
M-F 0730-1615, Sat 0800-1145Test kit pick up and drop off
Timaru
MedLab Dee Street
4 Dee Street
Timaru 7910
M-F 0730-1615Test kit pick up and drop off
Dunedin
SCL Collection Centre Filleul Street
18 Filleul Street
Dunedin Central
Dunedin 9012
M-F 0700-1715, Sat 0900-1130Test kit pick up and drop off
Queenstown
SCL Collection Centre, Frankton Village
3 Gray Street, Frankton Village, QueenstownM-F 0800 – 1645Drop off only
Invercargill
SCL Collection Centre Don Street
169 Don St, Southland,
Invercargill

Drop off point at Don St Collection centre during opening hours.
M-F 0700-1515, Sat 0900-1130Test kit pick up and drop off