536 Mt Albert Road,
Threekings, Auckland

Open 7 days
GP hours - 8am - 5:30pm Urgent Care - 8am - 8pm
Walk in & Appointment

COVID 19 Testing

We perform testing according to the Ministry of Health’s criteria. The testing Criteria and funding has changed ofrom the 13th February 2023

Criteria for a  Rapid Antigen Test (RAT)
  • have COVID-19 symptoms (e.g. a fever, new or worsening cough, sore or scratchy throat, shortness of breath, sneezing and running nose) 
  • If you have a Positive RAT test on arrival to NZ from overseas – You will need a PCR test
  • are required to have a test under a mandatory testing order (e.g. a border or MIQ worker) 
Following will no longer be funded or required
  • If the RAT test is negative
  • COVID positive but you have passed the acute phase (Over 7 days)
  • Long COVID or Complications are not funded
  • Non residents and Visitors to NZ (Except Australian and UK citizens
  • Being a close contact without symptoms
  • Locations of interest
  • Domestic Travel
  • Visits or before private hospital procedures
  • Work place surveillance testing (Not for a supervised RAT)
  • Casual contact or a contact of a contact
  • We perform only the Rapid Antigen Testing. PCR tests are only done if there s a clinical suspicion which will benefit the patient and help in management of the condition. We DO NOT perform the Saliva PCR test.
  • If you have symptoms, please perform a RAT test before coming in. If you are COVID positive, you can make a phone consultation. If you are COVID negative and still need to be seen, you can see a doctor, please come in and inform the reception. You will be asked to wait in the car. It is recommended to wear a mask.
  • We are not a RAT collection centre or a community testing centre. 

For information about Travel COVID tests/swabs, please click h


Walk-in/Urgent care clinic is for urgent matters and injuries only. Please book an appointment with a GP if it’s for any other reason.
GP Service is by appointment, 8.30-5.30 weekdays for non-urgent matters (AFTER HOURS starts from 5.30pm on weekdays)

X-Ray 9-5pm Weekdays and special hours on weekends

Wearing a mask is not compulsory, but recommended to avoid transmission of infections to you or others.

If you have a booked appointment. Please come on time and inform either the front reception or the GP Wing reception

If you are arriving after 7.00 pm and if the clinic is very busy, we may need to ask you to return the next day or go to Ascot Whitecross at Greenlane, unless it is an Injury/Emergency or an Unwell Child and its safe to do so.

If you are unwell with COVID-like symptoms, please follow the clinic protocol – COVID19 Update

*COVID Related consultations are now only funded for a very limited group of people only