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RAPID ANTIGEN INSTRUCTIONS

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RAPID ANTIGEN KIT ACTIVATION

  • Step # 1 : Scan QR code to Register the Kit OR

  • Step # 2 : Enter your barcode & booking ref number using the link

  • Step # 3 : Fill the required information

  • Step # 4 : Take a picture of id documents and test cassette placing them side by side in one picture as shown

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DAY 2 & DAY 8 INSTRUCTIONS

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KIT ACTIVATION

To activate your kit, please visit:

https://kitactivation.coronafocus.app

  • Enter the barcode of the sample kit and activation PIN as instructed.

  • Input the date and time you have taken the sample and press send.

  • Repeat the process for each sample kit on day 2 and day 8.

  • Ensure this is done before you post your sample.

  • Fail to register the kit may cause delay in your result.

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COVID-19 PCR TESTS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

From 24th October, you are required to take a day 2 lateral flow test if you are fully vaccinated and coming in from a non – red list country. However, people arriving to Scotland are required to take a day 2 PCR test.

If you are not fully vaccinated and coming in from a non – red list country, then one has to book and take a day 2 and day 8 PCR test upon arrival into the UK. Furthermore, you are required to self – isolate for 10 days upon arrival into the UK.

For red list countries please refer to gov.uk
Please check the approved status of the vaccine you had on gov.uk

If you’ve visited or passed through a country on the red list in the 10 days before arriving in England, please refer to the question: ‘What if I’m travelling from a ‘red list’ country.

If you haven’t visited or passed through a country on the red list in the 10 days before arriving in England, you must:

  • Check if you qualify as fully vaccinated or not
  • Book and pay for the relevant test accordingly
  • Fill in the Passenger Locator Form
  • Check the entry requirements of the UK and take a Covid – 19 test accordingly prior to departure
The Common Travel Area comprises the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel Islands. The British Overseas Territories are not included. Further information is on the Government Website.
You can receive substantial fines. Please check the Government Website for further information.

Please visit us at (link) to book the relevant package. Make sure to read the instructions given under the packages carefully.

It is compulsory for anyone coming into the UK to book and pay for a day 2 lateral flow test given the person coming in is fully vaccinated from a UK approved vaccine.

If you do not qualify as fully vaccinated, then you will have to book and pay for a day 2 and day 8 test package.

When you arrive in England. you must go directly to your quarantine location and stay there for 10 days. You can only leave quarantine once you have both received a negative day 8 test result or passed the 10 - day quarantine period. Please see further information on the Government Website.

You can leave quarantine early if you receive a negative test result on or after day 5 through the Test to Release Programme. You can book a Test to Release test through our website

Even if you test negative through Test to Release and finish your quarantine early, you still need to take your day 8 test.

Yes, you can still leave quarantine early if you receive a negative test result on or after day 5 through the Test to Release programme. You can book a Test to Release test through our website.

Even if you test negative through Test to Release and finish your quarantine early, you still need to take your day 8 test.

Yes, even if you test negative through Test to Release and finish your quarantine early, you still need to take your day 8 test.

You must obtain, take and return a free follow up polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test from NHS Test and Trace to confirm this. You can obtain your confirmatory PCR test by visiting www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-testor by calling 119.

This test will be free of charge and will be sent to you as a home test kit.

You must take this test in accordance with this notice. If this confirmatory test is negative, you no longer need to self-isolate.

You may be contacted for contact tracing and to check that you, and those who you live or are travelling with, are self-isolating.

You must not travel, including to leave the UK, during self-isolation.

Contact  111 if you need medical help. In an emergency dial 999.

If you test positive on day 2, you are not required to take the remaining tests and continue to self – isolate for 10 days. Your quarantine period will start from the day you took the test. If you test positive on either day 5 or day 8, you will have to self – isolate accordingly for 10 days.

You may be contacted for contact tracing and to check that you, and those who you live or are travelling with, are self-isolating.

You must not travel, including to leave the UK, during self-isolation.

Contact  111 if you need medical help. In an emergency dial 999.

There is a requirement by the UK government to conduct genomic sequencing on all positive test results from day 2 tests. This is a very expensive process so increases the overall cost of the testing package.

You can find more information on the passenger locator form on the Government Website.
When you arrive in England you must go straight to the place where you intend to quarantine. Only use public transport if you have no other options. Do not travel by public transport if you have any COVID-19 symptoms. Please see the government website for  Further Details.

Yes, you are permitted to leave your quarantine location to collect or conduct your COVID-19 test but you are required to return to your quarantine location as soon as this is complete. 

For full details of quarantine requirements, please see theGovernment Website.
The Fit to Fly Covid tests are the UK standard that most airlines in the UK and large parts of the world, expect to see before boarding. Without this, you may find international travel restrictions that can affect your milestones. Please check the guidelines of the country you are planning to go to because some countries require you to take a PCR test and some countries require you to take a lateral flow test. Please book the test in accordance with the guidelines of the government. For further information please visitguidelines

Your lab results will show the date when your sample was collected. It will also show the date that the test was completed and your report generated. These cannot be changed.

Once we have received your booking, a booking reference code will be generated which you will use to fill in your passenger locator form. We will dispatch the kits in accordance with the arrival date that you will provide while booking the test. Once you receive your kit, you will take the test and upload the picture of the cassette along with your proof of ID on our portal. All the details regarding registering the test and how to take the test will be provided in the package.

The customer must have a valid appointment before he/she arrives to the centre. Moreover, it is the customers’ duty to book the appointment in accordance with their day 2. Please make sure to come at the specified date and time. We might not be able to attend you otherwise.

Our certificate comes with a QR code which the border authorities or the airlines can scan in order to know whether you are positive or negative.

Yes, our PCR test is accredited by the UKAS and is recognized by all the airlines and airport authorities.

Note: Patients must complete the self swab as directed in the instructions inside the test kit. Failure to take a swab as directed, may cause a delay in reporting your result.

Taking a swab on behalf of someone else is a gross breach of the terms of this service.

KIT ACTIVATION

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