COVID-19 - Guidance on getting tested


Published: 30/04/2020 11:05
Department of Health and Social Care

New guidance has now been published on COVID-19 testing.

The guidance includes:

  • who is eligible for a test
  • how to get tested


  • the different types of test available


This guidance explains

  • Who can be tested
  • How to arrange a test
  • The testing process
  • A list of essential workers and those who are prioritised for testing in England only

This above guidance is for England only

Information for other areas can be found on the following links: