If you have symptoms
Who can get tested?
If you live in Essex and have symptoms of coronavirus you can get a test.
You can book a test on GOV.UK or call 119.
Where can you get tested?
Testing centres are run by the NHS and Ministry of Defence.
They may offer you a test centre, depending on availability, at:
- one of the national testing centres, in Stansted or Ipswich
- or at local mobile testing site. The NHS provide us with locations on a weekly basis for the week ahead. Check current locations.
If you’re unable to visit a test centre
You may be able to book a home test on GOV.UK if you meet the eligibility criteria.
What happens if I test positive?
If you test positive, you will be asked to self-isolate. Find out what you must do and how to get support if you are self isolating.
What happens if I test negative?
You must remember to continue to follow guidance on social distancing, keep 2m from other people, and remember – Hands Face Space.Print this page