Test, trace and isolate
The Government website has more information on when to get a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR). This might include if you:
- have any of the following symptoms: high temperature, new continuous cough; and / or loss or change to sense of smell or taste;
- have been advised to get a PCR because you are a close contact of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19; and / or
- have received a positive result from a rapid test using a Lateral Flow Device (LFD).
When booking your PCR test you can opt in for antibody testing.
How to do a PCR test at home
Page updated: 14/09/2021