Laboratory Contact

We undertake important tests for clinicians in primary care and hospitals as well as for Ontario’s public health units. Below you will find contact information for our laboratories located across the province. Clinicians and Public Health Units can contact Customer Service for help with:

Public Health Ontario also undertakes testing for private drinking water system owners (e.g., well water, treated lake water, water from cisterns). Private drinking water test results are available by phone, in person or by mail.

Laboratory Customer Service

Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Tel.: 416-235-6556

Toll Free: 1-877-604-4567

Fax: 416-235-6552

customerservicecentre@oahpp.ca

Laboratory Hours of Operation

All labs are open Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST

After Hours Emergencies

Contact our After Hours Duty Officer at 416-605-3113 or your local PHO laboratory.

Laboratory Locations

Hamilton

Tel.: 905-385-5379

Toll Free: 1-866-282-7376

Fax: 905-385-0083

Location: 250 Fennell Avenue West
Hamilton, ON L8N 3R5

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2100, Hamilton, ON L8N 3R5

Kingston

Tel.: 613-548-6630

Toll Free: 1-855-546-4745

Fax: 613-547-1185

Location: 181 Barrie Street
Kingston, ON K7L 3K2

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 240, Kingston, ON K7L 4V8

London

Tel.: 519-455-9310

Toll Free: 1-877-204-2666

Fax: 519-455-3363

Location: 5th Floor, 850 Highbury Avenue
London, ON N5Y 1A4

Mailing Address: 5th Floor, 850 Highbury Avenue, London, ON N5Y 1A4

Orillia

Tel.: 705-325-7449

Toll Free: 1-877-611-6998

Fax: 705-329-6001

Location: 750 Memorial Avenue
Orillia, ON L3V 6K5

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 600, Orillia, ON L3V 6K5

Ottawa

Tel.: 613-736-6800

Fax: 613-736-6820

Mailing Address: 2380 St. Laurent Boulevard, Ottawa, ON K1G 6C4

Peterborough

Tel.: 705-743-6811

Fax: 705-745-1257

Location: 99 Hospital Drive
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y8

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 265, Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y8

Sault Ste. Marie

Tel.: 705-254-7132

Toll Free: 1-800-263-0409

Fax: 705-945-6873

Mailing Address: 160 McDougald St, Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3A8

Sudbury

Tel.: 705-564-6917

Toll Free: 1-888-564-6917

Fax: 705-564-6918

Mailing Address: 1300 Paris Street, Suite 2, Sudbury, ON P3E 6H3

Thunder Bay

Tel.: 807-622-6449

Fax: 807-622-5423

Mailing Address: 336 South Syndicate Avenue, Thunder Bay, ON P7E 1E3

Timmins

Tel.: 705-267-6633

Toll Free: 1-888-267-7181

Fax: 705-360-2006

Mailing Address: 67 Wilson Avenue, Timmins, ON P4N 2S5

Toronto

Tel.: 416-235-6556

Toll Free: 1-877-604-4567

Fax: 416-235-6552

Delivery Instructions: Directions to Shipping Dock for Clinical Samples

Mailing Address: 661 University Avenue, Suite 1701, Toronto, ON M5G 1M1

Updated 16 July 2019