Your kit will be delivered via DPD. We recommend using our Guaranteed Next Day Test Hubs to avoid postal delays.
Includes:
Covid-19 PCR Test
Doctor-Signed Certificate

Test to Release

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  • Reduce your travel quarantine
  • 24h results from UKAS applicant labs
  • Government-listed provider
Please make sure that your country of departure is not on the banned list – you are unable to shorten your isolation period if arriving from one of these countries. We cannot amend this date so please double-check before ordering.
Please note, your kit will be delivered via DPD. We recommend using our Covid Test Hub service to avoid postal delays and get your results sooner.

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Receive your test kit 5 days after your arrival in England via DPD, in accordance with government guidelines. Free home delivery included.

Gentle and non-invasive sample collection

Gentle and non-invasive sample collection

Perform your sample then send it to our lab using a pre-paid Royal Mail Priority Postbox or drop it off at one of our Covid Test Hubs.

Receive your test results and certificate by email

Reduce your quarantine early if you test negative

We will provide you with a PDF copy of your doctor-signed certificate the next day by 11:59pm after our lab receives your sample if you test negative.

Government-listed

Medicspot is a government-listed supplier of fast, reliable Covid-19 testing. Our home delivery service is suitable for your Test to Release needs.

Due to government guidelines for Test to Release, you will receive your test kit 5 days after your arrival in England. After returning your sample, you will receive your result the next day by 11:59pm.

Please note that this information is only accurate if there are no postal delays. Drop off your sample at a Test Hub to minimise the chance of disruption.

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We recommend ordering your self-swab kit as soon as possible.

We will deliver your test kit 5 days after your arrival in England, in accordance with government guidelines.

We will deliver your test kit 5 days after your arrival in England via DPD, in accordance with government guidelines.

You'll receive a one-hour delivery window by SMS and email.

We recommend using our Guaranteed Next Day Test Hub Service to avoid postal delays and get your results sooner.

You will get your results and certificate 24 hours after the lab receives your swab sample.

We recommend dropping your test kit off at one of our Guaranteed Next Day Test Hubs to avoid postal delays.

Yes. If you need your certificate even sooner, we also offer pick-up and collection at our Covid Test Hubs for rapid results.

A Covid-19 PCR test looks for the presence of the Covid-19 virus on a sample taken from your nose and throat; collected using a long cotton bud. Medicspot has partnered with a world-class UKAS applicant laboratories to provide this testing to ensure fast and accurate results. Our Covid-19 PCR test has a sensitivity of 98% and specificity of 100% when performed correctly.

We'll send you a test kit with free delivery to your home.

Once you’ve collected your swab sample, you can use a pre-paid Royal Mail Priority Postbox to send your test back to our UKAS applicant laboratories.

Alternatively, you can choose to drop off your sample at your nearest Medicspot Covid Test Hub.

Negative You do not have any evidence of an active infection.

Positive The Covid-19 virus has been detected on your swab. You will not be able to travel or reduce your quarantine time and we will inform NHS Public Health about your positive result. Medicspot will provide you with a free private doctor consultation if you test positive.

Inconclusive/Needs Repeated Very infrequently, your swab result will need to be repeated. This is often due to poor sample taking technique. You will need to purchase another swab kit.

You must register your kit before returning it via Royal Mail or one of our Covid Test Hubs. If you have problems registering your kit on a mobile device, please use a desktop computer. If you need further assistance, our dedicated customer service team will be happy to help via live chat.

You will be issued a doctor-signed results certificate if you test negative for Covid-19. You will not be able to cut your quarantine if you test positive for Covid-19.

To ensure that you receive your results on time, we promise to do all that we can to send your swab kit out on time and process your results within 24 hours of the lab receiving your sample. However, we cannot take responsibility for any delays occurring out of our control, i.e. DPD delivering your swab kit or receiving your sample back at the lab.

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