I have symptoms ...
Get a test as soon as possible
- PCR tests are available to symptomatic people of any age, including children
- Tests are pain free and typically take less than a minute
- Local testing site at Hersham Village Hall, Queens Road, Hersham
How to book a test
To book a test, visit the NHS website or call 119.
You should get a PCR test if you have any of the three main coronavirus symptoms:
- a high temperature
- a new, continuous cough
- a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste
More information is available from Surrey County Council on COVID-19 testing if you have symptoms.
I don't have symptoms ...
Around one in three people with COVID-19 have no symptoms, but can still pass it on to others - we all need to play our part to help protect each other. If you can't work or study from home it is a good idea to have a regular test.
Symptom-free testing uses rapid lateral flow tests to identify people who have coronavirus without symptoms, so they don't spread the virus unknowingly.
Various symptom-free testing programmes are available in Surrey:
Anyone is encouraged to take a test twice a week.