Get a blood test

Get a blood test

Most blood tests do not require an appointment or any special preparations. Patients can attend any of our twelve collection centres across Canterbury. Some specialised tests including glucose tolerance tests, paternity tests and FNA requests do require a booked appointment.

To make an appointment for one of the tests listed above or for general enquiries regarding blood tests – call 03 359 0900.

Note: all of our collection centres are CLOSED on Sundays and Public Holidays.

Canterbury SCL collection centres

Ashburton
120 Burnett Street
Monday to Friday: 8.30am – 4.45pm
Saturday: closed
Barrington
14-18 Athelstan Street
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday: 8.00am – 11.45am
Forte Health
132 Peterborough Street
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.45pm
Saturday: closed
Hornby
7 Witham Street
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday: closed
Kaiapoi
6B Shopping Centre, 77 Hilton Street
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday: closed
Linwood
1/197 Linwood Avenue
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday: closed
New Brighton
18 Union Street
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday: closed
Northfield
60 Langdons Road, Papanui
Monday to Friday: 7.00am – 4.45pm
Saturday: 8.00am – 11.45am
Rangiora
77 High Street
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.45pm
Saturday: closed
Riccarton
3B Waimairi Road
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 4.15pm
Saturday: 8.00am – 11.45am
St George’s Hospital
Canon Wilford Wing, Heaton Street
Monday to Friday: 7.00am – 3.45pm
Saturday: closed