Awanui Labs Strike action – 17 November 2023

Awanui Labs has been issued with strike notices from the APEX union of intended action by its members for Friday 17 November, 2023.

There will be a reduction of services on 17 November 2023.

The Hutt, Wairarapa and Kenepuru hospital laboratory operations are unaffected by the strike.

  • Patients should expect delays at Awanui collection centres which are open on Friday 17 November 
  • Where possible, patients should have tests done either prior to or after the strike

Collection Centres open on 17 November

Hutt Hospital Outpatients
Kenepuru Outpatients 
8.30am – 5.00pm
8.00am – 4.30pm 
Wellington Hospital Outpatients
Paraparaumu Collection Centre

7.30am – 5.00pm 
7.30am – 2.00pm 
All Wairarapa collection centres openUsual operating hours
  • All other collection centres will be closed.