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!!! New location from April 19th, 2021

PCR test on COVID-19 from nasal oro/pharyngeal swab is provided by:

Opatija Health Centre, Branch office of the Teaching Institute of Public Health Opatija 

  • swab collecting is carried out from Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the adress Ive Kaline 2 (depadance Hotel Belveder)
  • free parking available
  • the cost of testing is 490,00 HRK and should be paid in advance on location in cash
  • test results (in Croatian and English) are ready within 24 to 48 hours and will be delivered via e-mail or can be picked up in the Teaching Institute of Public Health of Primorje-Gorski Kotar County 

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

  • taking swabs is carried out from Monday to Saturday, from 8 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 490,00 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 8 a.m. till 3 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m.

Natural persons: before sample collection, it's preferred 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.

Contact and Information:
Teaching Institute of Public Health in Rijeka http://zzjzpgz.hr ; e-mail: mis.kancelarija@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