District Health Boards

Lakes DHB





Lake Road, Rotorua 3010
Private Bag 3023, Rotorua Mail Centre 3046
Ph 07 348 1199, Fax 07 349 7879


Kotare St, Taupo 3330
PO Box 841, Taupo 3351
Ph 07 376 1000, Fax 07 376 1003

Clinical Services:

Services available at these hospitals can be found here


Loading Dock:

The Inwards Goods/Purchasing building loading dock is located seperate from the main hospital building. To deliver goods to hospital for trial use loading dock in hospital building

Purchasing Department:

Located in the stores building.


Purchasing Officer
Ph 07 349 7973, Fax 07 349 7891

Health Alliance has taken over National DHB Procurement as of July 1st 2014. For more information visit their website here

Supplier Code of Conduct:

A Supplier Code of Conduct form has been produced by Health Alliance and can be found here

New Equipment Policy:

Companies wishing to introduce new medical products into Lakes DHB must have a WAND number for the product and submit a completed PEHNZ form and contact the Clinical Product Co-ordinator before proceeding.

Company representitives visiting the Rotorua hospital campus should sign in at the Purchasing Department (Inwards Goods) or Main hospital reception.

All electrically operated medical equipment must comply with the AS/NZS 3200 & 3551 electrical standard and be tested by Lakes DHB biomedical engineers prior to being placed in clinical areas.

If products become unavailable or are being substituted, altered, or modified the Clinical product co-ordinator must be contacted and a Change form submitted in advance.

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