Test release test (day 5) – This is not a government requirement, but allows you to leave quarantine earlier if taken, it will need to be taken 5 day’s after arriving in the UK. Comprised of a simple nasal swab test with instructions and a pre paid returns box. Once the lab has received and processed the test you will get an email with your results. Once the lab has received the test you will get an email and/or text with your results. No certificate is needed for these results.
To learn more about the test to release scheme please visit the following link:
When taking your swab please remember the follow:
• Day 2 swabs must be taken on or before the 2nd day after your arrival to the UK
• Day 5 swabs must be taken on or after the 5th day after your arrival to the UK
• Day 8 swabs must be taken on or after the 8th day after your arrival to the UK
When calculating the day always count the day you arrive to the UK as day 0 and the next as day 1.
To see the government guidelines please click on the link below:
To allow for delivery times, please order the tests at least 5 days before the you are due to take it.