Coronavirus testing for essential workers
Find out if you are eligible to apply for a Coronavirus test and how to book a test.
If you are not classed as an essential worker, you can arrange a test through the NHS Test and Trace service.
Who can be tested
To find out if you can be tested see Gov.uk: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - getting tested.
How to book a test
You must book to have a test carried out. You will need your booking confirmation details when you attend for your test.
Your test can either be booked by:
- yourself (this is a self-referral - Gov.uk: Self referral test for coronavirus) or
- your employer
Visit Gov.uk: Coronavirus (COVID-19) - getting tested to book a test for yourself, your staff and for more information about the testing process.