BOP COVID-19 Updates

Port of Tauranga dedicated testing site for Port staff only

Western Bay residents reminded to call GP or Healthline for COVID testing information

Western Bay of Plenty residents are being reminded that the testing facility in operation at the Port of Tauranga is a dedicated facility for Port staff only. It is not for the general public.

Western Bay residents should call their GP or Healthline for advice on COVID-19 symptoms and they will be directed to the appropriate place for testing if required.

Members of the public are also asked not to present directly to Pathlab laboratories. Testing at these sites is by GP or Healthline referral only.

All consultations with General Practice for suspected COVID-19 are free. If you do not have a GP, please phone Healthline on 0800 358 5453 who will assess you and advise where to go for testing if required.

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