Testing & Screening

Non-CDHB services can be found at the following locations:

New Zealand Blood Service​15 Lester Lane, Addington, Christchurch 8011Ph: 03 343 9040


Information about Canterbury District Health Board testing and screening services can be found below.


Canterbury Health Laboratories

Canterbury Health Laboratories provide a complete range of laboratory services to Canterbury District Health Board.

Community Specimen Collection Centres

Laboratory testing within the Canterbury DHB is provided by two laboratories working in an alliance to ensure the best possible...

The National Measles Laboratory

Canterbury Health Laboratories has been designated the World Health Organisation (WHO) National Measles and Rubella Laboratory...

Cervical Screening in Canterbury

The National Cervical Screening Programme is available to all Canterbury women aged between 20 and 70 years old.

Page last reviewed: 07 November 2014