Self Requested Test Information

Self Requested Testing Information

 

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.  You can self-request tests electronically or via a request form at Labtests collection centres.

We will email your results to you if an email address is provided on the Self Requested Test request form. 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 the open the file emailed to you.

You will receive your emailed results 3 working days after the completion of all testing.

We can mail your results to your nominated address if no email address is provided (allow 7 working days after the completion of testing) or you can collect your results from our head office at 37-41 Carbine Road, Mt Wellington. Photo ID is required.

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

Payment must be made at the time of specimen collection. Payment can be made by EFTPOS or Credit Card (Visa and Mastercard).

The tests included on the Self Requested Tests request form are available (see below). The following tests are not available:

  • HIV
  • Genetic and paternity tests
  • Cytology
  • Histology

You can self-request tests electronically or via a request form at Labtests Collection Centres.To self request tests electronically see mytests.labtests.co.nz.

Alternatively self request forms are available at Labtests.  You need to complete your details on the form and sign and date the declaration. Payment must be made and then the specimens are collected and sent to the laboratory for testing.

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

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.

 

Important

Medical test results should not be interpreted in isolation but in conjunction with any clinical signs and symptoms a person may also have – your registered healthcare provider has specific training and experience in this. Labtests do not provide any interpretation services for results on self requested tests. We strongly advise you to consult your healthcare provider about interpretation of the results. Labtests has no responsibility for the ongoing security of your results once they are sent.

The following tests are available for self requesting:

Download a Self Requested Test form

Self Requested tests and prices

Test Description  Price Incl GST 
BIOCHEMISTRY  
Potassium  $                      10.00
PSA  $                      17.00
Vit B12 and Folate  $                      23.00
Zinc Blood  $                      40.00
Vitamin D  $                      53.50
Vitamin B6 / Pyridoxine  $                   107.00
Mercury (Urine)  $                      75.00
Iodine - casual urine  $                      75.00
Free Cortisol - 24 hr Urine  $                      37.50
Thyroid Functions  $                      14.50
Testosterone only  $                      29.00
Selenium  $                      50.00
Red Cell Magnesium  $                      40.00
Prolactin  $                      32.00
Progesterone  $                      27.50
Oestradiol  $                      25.50
Urine Albumin / Creatinine ratio  $                      37.50
Mercury Blood  $                      75.00
Luteinising Hormone  $                      14.50
Liver Function Test  $                      50.00
Lipoprotein (a)  $                      20.00
Lipid Profile including Cholesterol  $                      37.50
Iron and Ferritin (Iron Binding Capacity/Transferrin included)  $                      19.50
Insulin Growth Factor Binding Protein  $                   214.00
Insulin Growth Factor (IGF-1)  $                      47.50
Insulin (Fasting)  $                      42.00
Homocysteine  $                      61.50
Pregnancy Test (HCG)  $                      28.50
Glycated Haemoglobin (HbA1c)  $                      31.50
Glucose  $                      10.50
Free Testosterone (includes Testosterone)  $                      77.00
Follicle Stimulating Hormone  $                      24.00
Electrolytes  $                      14.50
Dihydrotestosterone  $                   533.50
DHEAS (Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulphate)  $                      70.00
Creatinine Serum  $                        8.00
C-Reactive Protein  $                      16.50
Cortisol Binding Globulin  $                      45.00
Cortisol  $                      25.50
Copper  $                      40.00
Coenzyme Q10  $                   122.00
Cholesterol only  $                      10.50
Apolipoprotein E Genotype  $                   222.50
Urate (Uric Acid)  $                      11.50
HAEMATOLOGY  
Complete Blood Count  $                      27.50
Prothrombin Ratio (INR)  $                      25.50
Blood Group  $                      22.00
MICROBIOLOGY  
Parasites (per sample)  $                   112.50
Urinary Tract Infection  $                      30.00
MRSA Screen (per swab)  $                      34.50
Fungal Culture  $                      75.00
Faeces Micro/Culture - Giardia and/or Cryptosporidium, Faecal Parasites  $                   109.50
IMMUNOLOGY  
Varicella Zoster IgG  $                      34.50
Rubella Antibodies  $                      27.00
Quantiferon TB Gold  $                      84.00
Mumps IgG  $                      34.50
Measles IgG  $                      34.50
Hepatitis C Serology  $                      25.50
Hepatitis B Antigen  $                      23.50
Hepatitis B Antibody  $                      23.50
Hepatitis A IgG  $                      23.50
Coeliac Screen  $                      42.50
 FEES PER REQUEST WHERE APPLICABLE  
Admin/Bleeding Fee  $                      13.50
Send-away Fee  $                      24.00
1st July 2019  

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