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Self Requested Testing

Welcome to online Self Request Form for Labtests. You need to complete your details, pay online via credit card and print out Self Request Form emailed to you after successful payment. You can take the printed form to any Labtests collection centre you can find the list at www.labtests.co.nz. Your sample is collected at the collection centre and sent to the laboratory for testing.

Information

  • Am I able to request tests on myself?

    Yes, for a defined range of tests you are able to self-request if you are aged 16 years or over. For any medical advice regarding these tests, please consult your health provider.

  • How will I get my results?

    We will email your results to you. Results sent by email are password protected – we will provide a copy of the completed request form with a request barcode number. Use the barcode number to open the file emailed to you. Your results will be emailed to you and in most cases will be available within 7 days.

  • Will my Health Provider receive a copy of the results?

    No, but we may seek your authorisation to do so if your results are significantly abnormal.

  • What tests are available?

    The tests included on the next page are available. The following tests are not available:

    • HIV
    • Genetic and paternity tests
    • Cytology
    • Histology
  • How will I know what the results mean?

    You need to consult your healthcare provider if you require interpretive advice.

  • Can I have my blood sample collected at a location of my choice?

    Yes, you can have your blood collected at a location such as your home or work, at a time convenient for you. The service is available on Weekdays from 7am to 4pm and on Saturday from 7am to 1pm. You can select and pay for this service on the payment page by clicking on the service “collect at your convenience”. Once this option is selected the team will contact you to book a suitable time.