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Akaroa Pharmacy

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9:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Covid-19 testing

Supervised Rapid Antigen Test for New Zealand Travel

This service is for people who are travelling within New Zealand and require evidence of a negative COVID-19 test result. The test must be done within the 72 hours prior to travel (preferably within 24 hours). See the Unite against COVID-19 website for more travel advice.

To get a supervised rapid antigen test for travel you must:

  • have no COVID-19 symptoms and
  • be unvaccinated over 12 years and 3 months of age, leaving Auckland
    OR unvaccinated domestic traveller over 12 years, travelling with a transport company that requires evidence of a negative test result.

If you have any COVID-19 symptoms or feel unwell you need to visit a COVID-19 testing site.

For more information about rapid antigen testing, view the Ministry of Health website.


9:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Sat9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM – 4:30 PM

After Hours: 021 100 4269

Weekend hours may vary between summer to winter. Call to confirm.

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays. The following public holidays differ to standard opening hours: Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Good Friday (15 Apr, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Easter Sunday (17 Apr, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Easter Monday (18 Apr, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Labour Day (24 Oct, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Canterbury Anniversary (11 Nov, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM).



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55 Beach Road
Akaroa 7520

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55 Beach Road
Akaroa 7520

This page was last updated at 10:43AM on December 20, 2021.