With an increase in the number of variants of the virus, we are seeing an increased amount of surge testing being conducted. Surge testing is designed to prevent an outbreak of any particular variant and is an additional barrier to allowing the infection to spread.
Should the postcode you live or work in be selected for surge testing the following information applies:
It is still really important to follow the safety & hygiene protocols: Hands | Space | Face. We all need to make sure we protect ourselves, our family, friends and others by regularly washing our hands or using hand sanitiser, wearing face coverings (unless exempt) and respecting social distancing wherever we are.
10 May 2021.