Rapid Community Testing for Covid

You may be eligible for a rapid asymptomatic community test (lateral flow test) if:

  • you are key worker;
  • you are not currently able to work from home;
  • you do not currently have symptoms of Coronavirus

Rapid Community Testing in Leicestershire

Rapid (lateral flow) testing is now available in Leicestershire for eligible people who don't have symptoms, and there are test centres in every district.

More information about booking a rapid Covid test at a community based testing site can be seen on the Leicestershire County Council's website.

Rapid Community Testing in Leicester City

Rapid community-based tests are currently available at the following sites in Leicester City:

  • Fosse Neighbourhood Centre, LE3 5HG
  • Coleman Neighbourhood Centre, LE5 4ES
  • Eyres Monsell Community Centre, LE2 9PQ
  • Adult Education College, LE1 6QL
  • Tudor Community Centre, LE4 2JU
  • Hamilton Library, LE5 1BL

All sites in Leicester City are open:

9.00am to 8.00pm on Monday to Friday

10.00am to 5.00pm on Saturday and Sunday

More information can be seen on the Leicester City Council's website.

Booking a test if you have Coronavirus symptoms

If you have symptoms of COVID-19, please do not go to a rapid test centre.

Isolate at home immediately and book a coronavirus test.