Where to get tested in the ACT

WALK IN PCR TESTING CENTRES - WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT

Holt Capital Pathology
Units 1 and 2, 10 Holt Place, Holt

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 8am to 4pm
  • Tuesday: 8am to 4pm
  • Wednesday: 8am to 4pm
  • Thursday: 8am to 4pm
  • Friday: 8am to 4pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 4pm
  • Sunday: 8am to 4pm

Open on public holidays

  • People of any age can be PCR tested here
  • Save time by completing Capital Pathology’s online form before you arrive at this testing centre. Once you’ve completed it, head over to the testing centre and show the staff.
  • This centre can only be accessed on foot
  • Parking is available at the centre
  • People requiring a COVID-19 test and travel certificate prior to departing on an international flight can receive this service at this clinic (see the Capital Pathology website for more information)

COVID-19 Surge Centre at Garran
123 Kitchener Street, Garran

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 7.30am to 9pm
  • Tuesday: 7.30am to 9pm
  • Wednesday: 7.30am to 9pm
  • Thursday: 7.30am to 9pm
  • Friday: 7.30am to 9pm
  • Saturday: 7.30am to 9pm
  • Sunday: 7.30am to 9pm

Open on public holidays

COVID-19 clinic at Garran Surge Centre

Opening hours:

  • Open every day from 8.30am to 5pm
  • People of any age can be PCR tested here
  • This centre can only be accessed on foot
  • Parking is available at the centre
  • Rapid antigen tests are available for household contacts who cannot obtain them from their workplace or where they would experience financial hardship
  • This centre includes a dedicated Access and Sensory testing service for people with disability, mental health condition, younger children or those that need additional support when getting tested.
  • You can also bring your support staff, volunteer or carer with you when you get tested.
  • If you wish to make use of this service please make this known to staff on arrival

COVID-19 clinic at Garran Surge Centre

  • The COVID-19 Clinic at Garran Surge Centre provides face to face support for your COVID or non-COVID related medical concerns.
  • The clinic can also help you with non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses unrelated to COVID, such as cuts, strains and sprains, bites and stings, infections and wounds.
  • It can also provide in-person support and advice to help you manage your COVID symptoms at home.
  • If you have a child under 2 years who has tested positive for COVID-19 and needs treatment for non life threatening injury or illness or help managing their COVID-19 symptoms, please call your GP or the ACT COVID-19 Care@Home team on 02 5124 3085 (8am to 6pm, daily) rather than visit this clinic. After 6pm, you can call HealthDirect on 1800 022 222, 24 hours, 7 days a week .
  • Please note antiviral medications for people at risk of severe disease are not available at this clinic. You need to contact your GP or the COVID Care@Home team (8am to 6pm, daily). After 6pm, you can call HealthDirect on 1800 022 222, 24 hours, 7 days a week .

Winnunga Nimmityjah respiratory clinic
63 Boolimba Crescent, Narrabundah

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 9am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday: 9am to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 9am to 4.30pm
  • Thursday: 9am to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 9am to 4.30pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Closed on weekends and public holidays

  • The Winnunga Nimmityjah Respiratory Clinic provides a culturally appropriate assessment and testing centre for First Nations people and existing clients of Winnunga.
  • People of any age can be PCR tested here
  • This clinic can only be accessed on foot
  • Parking is available at the centre
DRIVE THROUGH TESTING CENTRES - WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT

Kambah COVID-19 drive through testing
Jenke Circuit, Kambah

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 8am to 4pm
  • Tuesday: 8am to 4pm
  • Wednesday: 8am to 4pm
  • Thursday: 8am to 4pm
  • Friday: 8am to 4pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 4pm
  • Sunday: 8am to 4pm

Open on public holidays

  • People aged 5 years and over can be PCR tested here
  • Save time by completing Capital Pathology’s online form before you arrive at this testing centre. Once you’ve completed it, head over to the testing centre and show the staff.
  • This centre cannot be accessed from public transport or on foot
  • You must be a driver or a passenger in a registered motor vehicle or motorbike to attend this clinic. You will not be required to leave your vehicle
  • For health and safety reasons, please leave your pet at home
  • People requiring a COVID-19 test and travel certificate prior to departing on an international flight can receive this service at this clinic (see the Capital Pathology website for more information)

Mitchell COVID-19 drive through testing 
2 Tooth Street, Mitchell
(access from Dacre Street - see map)

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 8am to 6pm
  • Tuesday: 8am to 6pm
  • Wednesday: 8am to 6pm
  • Thursday: 8am to 6pm
  • Friday: 8am to 6pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 6pm
  • Sunday: 8am to 6pm

Open on public holidays

  • People of any age can be PCR tested here
  • Save time by completing Capital Pathology’s online form before you arrive at this testing centre. Once you’ve completed it, head over to the testing centre and show the staff.
  • This centre cannot be accessed from public transport or on foot
  • You must be a driver or a passenger in a registered motor vehicle or motorbike to attend this clinic. You will not be required to leave your vehicle
  • For health and safety reasons, please leave your pet at home
GENERAL PRACTITIONERS – APPOINTMENT REQUIRED

YourGP@Crace
1/5 Baratta Street, Crace

Opening hours:

  • Monday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Tuesday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Wednesday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Thursday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Friday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 2pm
  • Sunday: 10am to 2pm

Closed on public holidays

Ochre Medical Centre Lakeview
1/216 Cowlishaw St, Greenway

Opening hours:

  • Monday: contact Ochre Medical Centre Lakeview*
  • Tuesday: 1:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Wednesday: contact Ochre Medical Centre Lakeview*
  • Thursday: 1:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

*Monday and Wednesday alternate each week, please contact Ochre Medical Centre Lakeview to confirm opening hours.

Closed on weekends and public holidays

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.

Last Updated: August 09 2022