The Certificate from the laboratory is universally accepted and will contain, at least, the following information:
1. Traveller’s name.
2. Passport or ID Number
3. Date and Time that the sample was taken.
4. Identification and contact details of the centre that performs the analysis.
5. Technique used (RT-PCR)
6. The test result, which we all hope is negative.
Results are sent via email as a laboratory certificate via PDF, please see our example COVID-19 RT-PCR Swab results
Our Laboratory is ISO15189 accredited and registered with the CQC. Furthermore, they are registered with UKAS with the recommendation for extended scope for COVID PCR tests please see, https://www.cqc.org.uk/location/1-141869516/registration-info for CQC registrations.
The UKAS certificate which can be found on the link here: http://docs.bluehorizonmedicals.co.uk/source-bioscience-ukas-acceditation-iso15189.pdf
Checks before you place an order..
- Getting your kits to you. We are dispatching orders by Royal Mail on the same day if ordered before 3pm, but are currently seeing deliveries take 1-2 working days. We have investigated other delivery services, they are all similarly affected. Please make sure you order in plenty of time to guarantee you have your kit for when you need it.
- Please check that the timing calculation charts below for the (sample to departure) window fit with your flight or ferry logistic needs.
- When do you need your results by? There are a few logistical considerations before you go ahead - see charts below.
- When you receive your kit you will be given links to the form you'll need to complete to register your kit online.
- If you cannot deliver to the laboratory yourself and you do not want to risk a 90% next day delivery success rate by UPS then the services below may be useful.
https://collectsameday.co.uk/ - Collect Same Day - 0333 344 3028 They will collect the same day, and drive it straight to the laboratory. Do you want to get on your flight? This courier will help make it happen. Calculate Same Day Courier Costs
https://www.royalmail.com/sending/uk/sameday - Royal Mail Same Day - Similar service to Collect Same Day.
What do we Guarantee?
If you do not get your results emailed to you by the end of the date following the date the laboratory receives your sample we will issue a full refund.