Please note: These supplies for PPE have been provided by the CDHB and MOH for use in the assessment and testing of COVID-suspect patients as per the guidelines provided on the Ministry of Health website here.

PPE orders will be processed once a week (Wednesday). Please ensure your request is lodged prior to 5.00pm on Tuesday. Once processed, orders will be dispatched within 24-48 hours.

General Practice:

  • CPRG will contribute to your PPE supplies for assessing and testing patients meeting the case definition for COVID-19 as part of your practice resources. Ensure you order sufficient supplies for the week by using the order form below.
  • ARC/LTC kits are no longer available as a standalone item. Please order sufficient PPE in your order to perform assessments in aged residential care facilities.
  • Order lab testing kits directly from the lab via or by ringing 03 364 0484.

Community Pharmacy:

  • PPE for Community Pharmacy is currently limited to masks and hand sanitiser.  Please use the order form below to request PPE for your Pharmacy for this COVID-19 response.  Replacement PPE kits for cleaning contaminated areas can also be ordered below.

Community based providers: For other organisations employing publicly funded community healthcare workers in Canterbury, PPE can be requested by emailing