Rapid Antigen Testing for Travel

Rapid Antigen Testing to meet domestic travel requirements will be free of charge for the core summer period and available from 15 December 2021 to 31 January 2022.

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Rapid antigen testing is only available for asymptomatic, unvaccinated individuals over 12 years leaving Auckland and for the purpose of domestic travel as required by transport operators across New Zealand from 15 December to 31 January.

Evidence of a negative COVID-19 test is required by the following people no more than 72 hours prior to travel.


  • Asymptomatic, unvaccinated individuals over 12 years leaving Auckland. Port Waikato is included in the boundary with Auckland, and travellers across the boundary must follow the same rules.
  • Asymptomatic, unvaccinated domestic travellers over 12 years from any other part of the country, who travel with a transport company that requires evidence of a negative test result.
  • Unvaccinated workers crossing the Auckland boundary who are already part of a testing regime for crossing the boundary can continue with their current regime – other unvaccinated workers can use the negative test with 72 hours.

Life Pharmacy Howick

We are located centrally in picturesque Howick in East Auckland. Our pharmacy has been serving the community for nearly 100 years