COVID-19 test information
Where to get a COVID-19 test in the Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough region
Testing is free for people with COVID-19 symptoms. If you are unsure of whether you should get a test, call Healthline for advice: 0800 358 5453.
Here are your options for testing:
1. At your regular GP clinic (your family doctor). Appointments are needed, but there is no charge for testing. Phone ahead first if you are planning to visit your doctor and request a test.
All GP practices in the Nelson Marlborough region are offering COVID-19 testing except for Tima Health in Nelson and Havelock Medical Centre.
You can view a full list of GPs offering COVID-19 testing and their opening hours on HealthPoint.
2. After-hours clinics:
- Nelson Medical & Injury Centre
- Urgent Care Centre, Blenheim:
3. Testing is available for inpatients in hospitals and for people presenting to EDs in emergencies.
You’ll need to stay at home until you get a negative result and it has been 24 hours since you've had any symptoms.