How can I get a test for COVID-19?

Everyone in Wales (including children) is entitled to request a Coronavirus test if they are experiencing any of the symptoms of COVID-19.

Tests can be booked at local testing sites and mobile testing units. An up-to-date list of testing sites is available on our website.

Anyone wanting to book a test can contact 119 or book online.

You can also request a self-test kit to be carried out in the home. People with hearing or speech difficulties can call 18001 119. You can ask for a test kit for yourself or anyone else you live with who is symptomatic.

To be tested you must have symptoms of COVID-19, which include:

🔺Fever (37.8° C or higher)

🔺A new or continuous cough

🔺Loss or change of sense of taste or smell

You will be notified of your test result via text message. Please do not attempt contact the Health Board for your result, as we do not hold this information.

Latest COVID-19 Testing FAQs can be found here.


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