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Food and Grocery Council: It makes more sense to buy your own RAT as free ones cost businesses more

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 18 Feb 2022, 7:40pm
(Photo / Getty)
(Photo / Getty)

Food and Grocery Council: It makes more sense to buy your own RAT as free ones cost businesses more

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 18 Feb 2022, 7:40pm

Some businesses are still struggling to access Rapid Antigen Tests.

In Wellington there's only one pick up point for the tests for healthcare and critical workers.

Food and Grocery Council CEO Katherine Rich told Heather du Plessis Allan it's only open for two hours and the system is counterintuitive.

“It actually makes more sense for many to buy your own kit because accessing the free one costs the company more. Now that is next level bureaucracy.”

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