PCR test on Covid -19

PCR testing on COVID-19 on personal request in Opatija or at Microbiological Department of the Teaching Institute of Public Health in Rijeka, Croatia. NOTICE!!! Prior announcement and appointment is not required

Persons who wish to make a PCR test on COVID-19 from nasal oro/pharyngeal swab can come to:

Opatija Health Centre, Branch office of the Teaching Institute of Public Health Opatija (address: Stubiste dr. Vande Ekl 1, Opatija)

  • samples collecting are carried out from Monday to Friday, from 08 a.m. to 10 a.m. in front of Opatija Health Centre
  • preferred prior announcement by phone on +385 51 718 067
  • the cost of testing is 698,21 HRK and should be paid in advance.
  • test results (in Croatian and English) are ready within 24 to 72 hours and will be delivered via e-mail or can be picked up during working hours of the Branch office

Teaching Institute of Public Health of Primorje-Gorski Kotar County (address: Krešimirova 52a, Rijeka). 

  • from Monday, September 7th, 2020 taking swabs is carried out from Monday to Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (break from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.) - "drive in" is located on the parking lot next to the Teaching Institute
  • prior announcement and appointment is not required
  • the cost of testing is 698,21 HRK and should be paid in advance.
  • test results (in Croatian and English) are ready within 48 hours and will be delivered via e-mail or can be picked up in person at the counter on working days from 7 a.m. till 7 p.m., Saturdays from 7 a.m. till 3 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m.

Natural persons: before sample collection, it's necessary to submit a completed order form (available for download on web or at the counter) and submit a payment at the counter on the ground floor of the Teaching Institute or on the sampling spot in Opatija.

Legal persons: completed order form/approval with necessary information (available for download at http://zzjzpgz.hr) must be sent via e-mail on narucivanje.poslovni@zzjzpgz.hr; sample collection will be organized by appointment

Teaching Institute of Public Health in Rijeka http://zzjzpgz.hr (detailed instructions are available on croatian, english, and italian language; on-line order form is available on croatian and english language); e-mail: narucivanje@zzjzpgz.hr, phone: +385 51 554 803

Branch office of the Teaching Institute of Public Health Opatija
email: epidemiologija.opatija@zzjzpgz.hr, phone: +385 51 718 067