How do I get tested for COVID-19?

COVID-19 testing in MidCentral DHB

Last updated on 12 August 2020

If you believe you have symptoms of COVID-19, follow the instructions below to be referred to the appropriate testing site for your locality.

Am I eligible for testing?

Community members who are showing symptoms of COVID-19 or respiratory illness should follow the instructions below to be referred to a testing site where appropriate.

Learn more about COVID-19 symptoms

Testing in the MidCentral District

Testing for COVID-19 is currently being done at General Practice and at our testing site in Palmerston North. If you think you need a test, you can attend the testing centre at 575 Main St or call your GP team.

The testing site in Palmerston North is at 575 Main St and is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm, and on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10am to 2pm.

The dedicated Healthline number is 0800 358 5453.