Counties Medical Urgent Care and GP at Waiata Shores, Takanini is open.

2 Te Napi drive, Waiata Shores, Takanini.

Urgent Care now open 7 days 8am to 8pm

This clinic replaces the previous Takanini clinic on Great South Road.

The clinic gives local families the option of two Centres to attend, one in Papakura and Takanini again.

We will be known as Counties Medical Takanini (Te Tumu Hauora).

Te Tumu Hauora is a maaori philosophy of health that is unique to Aotearoa It comprises of: Taha tinana (the physical dimension),
Physical wellbeing as well as the physical body, its growth, development, and ability to move, and ways of caring for it.

This clinic is well situated to provide locals with a convenient health clinic in a bigger modern facility.

It combines an Urgent Care clinic, with specialist trained urgent care Dr’s and nurses, and a GP service,
aiming to provide the best care available.

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For general health advice, please call Healthline 0800 611 116. Healthline NZ is a free service. The website link for healthline is Healthline NZ ( There is information to help with most presentations.

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The Takanini Urgent Care opening hours are now 7 days a week 8am to 8pm.  This is a walk in clinic no appointments necessary.

Our Urgent Care clinic is to provide you with treatment for an accident where you have an injury or an illness that requires urgent medical attention but is not serious enough to warrant a visit to the public hospital emergency room.

The GP clinic and GP nurse are available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8-5pm. The GP clinic is NOW OPEN FOR NEW ENROLMENTS taking enrolments from new patients.

If you are looking for a new GP or are new to Takanini, come and see us.

Counties Medical Papakura hours are 8am to 8pm 7 days both clinics may close earlier than 8pm if there are high patient numbers or staffing issues to ensure the safety of all.

We apologise for any inconvenience for this.  If you arrive after door closure you will be assessed by a nurse to ensure you are safe to travel to Middlemore Emergency Department.

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

Effective from 12:01am Tuesday 15 August, 7-day mandatory isolation, wearing of face masks for visitors to healthcare facilities removed.

Ministry of Health guidance is to stay at home for five days if you’re unwell or have tested positive for COVID-19

Mask wearing remains an important way we can prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses, including COVID-19, in health and disability care settings.

If you have respiratory symptoms we ask that you consider wearing a mask to prevent the spread of any illness.

Clinic staffing and patient number will impact on the closing time for the clinic.

Please note that the clinic may close early at night given current volumes.

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

Takanini Clinic

Our Takanini clinic offers services including,
Pharmacy available at the Countdown, Waiata Shores Dental, and SRG Radiology

2 Te Napi Drive, Waiata Shores
Auckland 2112

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

Fax : 09 296 2333

Opening Hours

Urgent Care: 8.00am – 8.00pm Monday to Friday
Family Health: 8.00am – 5.00pm Monday  to Friday

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.