Before requesting a test you must have at least one of the following symptoms:
- a new continuous cough
- a high temperature
- loss of or change to sense of smell or taste
OR you can also request a test if you have a wider set of symptoms.
If you develop one of these symptoms follow the self-isolation guidance.
Remember to follow this guidance when you travel for a test.
You can also find out more about testing if you have no symptoms.