If you are non-symptomatic and simply need to get COVID-19 PCR Swab results ASAP for work related reasons, then this is the PCR testing option you need if you cannot easily drop your sample off in London.
If you CAN drop your Covid-19 swab into London easily, please also see this Coronavirus Swab test in London.
However, if you are symptomatic please contact the NHS on 111 for testing advice.
If you order on Monday before 1pm, then your kit should be with you by Tuesday, at which point you can book the courier for a Wednesday collection, take the sample Wednesday morning, your sample will arrive on Thursday at the laboratory and you should get your results on Friday or Saturday.
- When do you need your results by? There are a few logistical considerations before you go ahead - see charts below.
- We dispatch the kits ourselves by Royal Mail next working day by 1 service. They will take a working day to get to you, IF you order by 1. Working days are classed Monday - Friday.
- You'll need to pre-book the courier in the days before pick up - see charts below. The courier will not collect on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Collections are charged at £15.99 which you are to pay yourself.
- The courier will collect depending on when you complete the pre-booking form online. See charts below. You may phone the courier from 8am on the day of collection to be given a 2 hour collection slot.
- The swab sample should be taken on the day of courier collection.
- The courier delivers to the laboratory the next day.
- The laboratory aim to report your results within 24 hours, but it may take up to 48 hours.