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Testing and what to expect

Tuesday 01/03/2022

With the Omicron variant now spreading widely in the community, testing for Covid-19 now relies heavily on the use of Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs). While PCR is still being used in some cases, you are most likely to require a RAT if you have Covid-19 symptoms or are a household contact of a positive case

If you have Covid symptoms or are a household contact you can find out if you are eligible for a free home RAT kit at

Or click on your region below to find out where your nearest testing site is:

West Auckland /  South Auckland  /  North Auckland  /  East Auckland  / Central Auckland 

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