COVID-19 tests are available in Tūrangi and Taupō.
However, sometimes operating hours vary, and change from time to time. It would pay to check with the service provider first.
You can also call the Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 Healthline for information on 0800 358 5453
Tūwharetoa Health carries out swabbing for COVID-19, at scheduled times, via a mobile station set-up in the carpark, opposite the Tūrangi Police Station.
Offers COVID-19 testing every weekday.
When demand for testing is high – this will be offered through a drive in/walk in service. When demand is lower, testing will be through appointments only.
Lakes DHB – Taupo COVID-19 Community Testing Centre and swabbing clinic for COVID-19.
This clinic is operating as a drop-in service. No appointment is necessary.
Hours of operation vary between 9:00am – 4:00pm Monday to Sunday
Location: 79 Miro Street, Taupō
Check their website for the latest information