Testing people to find out if they have COVID-19 is really important. To stop the virus from spreading in Salford, we need to track it down and make sure people don’t pass it on to others.
There are two types of test:
If you have COVID-19 symptoms or feel unwell, you need to get a PCR test.
One in three people with COVID-19 have no symptoms and may be spreading the virus without knowing even if they have had the vaccine or a previous COVID-19 infection. You can now do regular rapid tests (also known as lateral flow tests) to check you don’t have the virus.
This page was last updated on 9 April 2021