COVID Testing for Patients

Posted by: Mark - Posted on:

Everyone in England Scotland Ireland and Wales over the age of 5 who is showing coronavirus symptoms is eligible to book a swab test

  • Everyone in England, Scotland, Wales* and Northern Ireland who is showing coronavirus symptoms is eligible to book a swab test to find out if they have the virus.  People can ask for a test, after checking their symptoms.  Those in England and Wales who do not have any access to the internet, or who have difficulty with the digital portals, will be able to ring a new 119 service to book their test.
  • Essential Workers and members of their household who have symptoms should continue to register for a test through the Self-Referral and Employer Portals on gov.uk