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*Due to high patient  numbers and staffing shortages, Counties Urgent Care in Papakura is closing at the earlier time of 8pm daily.

It may be that, should patient numbers at any given time exceed safe numbers, the Urgent Care clinic will close earlier than 8pm.  We apologise for this unavoidable early closure .*

Takanini, 106 Great South Road is NO longer a COVID swabbing/RAT testing site.

Urgent Care at Takanini site remains closed.

  • In Orange traffic light settings swabs have been replaced by Rapid Antigen Tests (RAT). 
  • For COVID RAT tests please go to 8 Great South Road, Takanini – 8:30am – 4pm or Papakura Marae, 29 Hunua Road, Papakura – 8:30am – 4pm. Before you go for a RAT test, please ensure that you qualify for this – please click here to see the current guidelines for who needs testing. 
  • For information on how to pre-order RAT testing kits from community collections sites please click here
  • If you need to see a Doctor, our Papakura site remains OPEN at 6-18 O’Shannessey Street for Urgent Care from 8am – 8pm daily.
  • Our GP Clinic remains open Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm. 
  • We are not providing RAT test kits for patients to take home. Please do not come to our clinic for this. You can obtain these from community testing centres.

Full Urgent Care services at Papakura are available for urgent medical conditions or injuries.


We are under COVID-19 Orange Traffic Light Phase 3 Settings – you are required to follow all current Ministry of Health guidelines regarding COVID.

  •  If you are currently positive, isolating at home and need to see a Doctor for an Urgent Medical problem or accident injury –
    • For Emergencies Dial 111 for an ambulance – state that you are COVID positive
    • Phone the COVID Isolation number on 0800 687 647
    • We are not a COVID vaccination site. For information about COVID vaccination please phone 0800 282 926. 
    • If you need information about COVID in general, please phone Healthline 0800 358 5453
    • If you are isolating and require other assistance please phone the  COVID welfare line 0800 512 337


    As part of your Doctors consultation, if you meet the criteria for a Rapid Antigen Test, this will be done for you at Papakura. On arrival please park, and present to the main entrance.

    We are aiming to keep everyone safe from potential exposure to the virus.

    We are currently experiencing high volumes of patients because of winter – we ask that you please be patient and respectful of our staff.


    You MUST wear a mask – (over your nose AND mouth) when coming to the clinic (including when you are in your car when a staff member comes to see you)

    We are NO LONGER providing a Fit-to-Fly COVID service unless you are an enrolled GP patient with us. For clinics currently offering this service please click here.

    Chris Peoples Podiatry – We are still booking appointments for Chris Peoples Podiatry.  

    Please phone (09) 299 9380 and press 7 to make an appointment



    Welcome to the Counties Medical Integrated Heath Centre

    We provide an integrated health service to the Papakura and Takanini communities at two convenient sites. The Papakura and Takanini sites are conveniently located near train and bus routes. Each site has ample parking and is wheelchair accessible.

    Book and AppointmentCall a Clinic

    In case of an emergency please call 111 first

    Download the Emergency Q App for up-to-date information on our Urgent Care Clinic wait times and approximate consultation costs.

    Papakura Clinic

    Our Papakura clinic offers services including Radiology, Pharmacy, Dental, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Osteopathy and visiting specialists.

    6-18 O’Shannessey Street
    Auckland 2110

    Counties Urgent Care: 09 299 9380
    Counties Family Health: 09 299 9384

    Fax : 09 298 0634

    Opening hours

    Urgent Care: 8.00am – 10.00pm 7 days a week
    Family Health: 8.00am – 5.00pm Monday – Friday

    Takanini Clinic

    Our Takanini clinic offers services including Radiology,
    Pharmacy, Dental and visiting specialists.

    106 Great South Road
    Auckland 2112

    Takanini Urgent Care: 09 299 7670
    Takanini Family Health: 09 280 6202

    Fax : 09 296 2333

    Our Partners

    Counties Medical is proud to be in a positive working partnership with a large number of companies and agencies – some are listed here.