FAQ’s – Day 2

PCR test to be taken on Day 2 of your arrival
Delivery of the test to your chosen address
All packaging and postage to return the samples to the lab using Royal Mail Priority Post Box

The UK Government made it compulsory for all international arrivals to England to take a Covid-19 PCR test on Day 2 of their arrival into the UK. Arrival day is day 0.

If travelling from a country on the government green list then you do not have to quarantine on arrival to the UK. If you test positive then you would have to follow the government guidelines.

FAQ’s – Day 2 and Day 8

 Two PCR tests to use on Day 2 and Day 8
Delivery of both tests to your address
All packaging and postage to return the samples to the lab using Royal Mail

The UK Government made it compulsory for all international arrivals to England to take a Covid-19
PCR test on Day 2 of a 10-day quarantine period, followed by a second test on Day 8. Your arrival day is Day 0.

You must quarantine for 10 days and leave quarantine after 2 negative results.

General FAQ’s

Please refer to the government website for the latest updates on the mandatory testing you require.

We recommend you to book your test as soon as possible after you know your travel plans. It must be booked prior to entering into the UK.

After placing your order, you will find the reference number on the Order Confirmation page. Your order confirmation including your reference number will also be emailed to you. Your unique reference number will begin with AISCT.
Any orders completed before 2pm will be dispatched the same day using Royal Mail Tracked 24. Any orders received after this time they will be dispatched the next day. Any orders placed after 2pm on Friday will be dispatched on Monday. Tracking information is sent via email to enable you to track your kits to your door.
You will receive your results via email directly from the lab up to 24 hours after the lab receives your sample.
Negative: You do not have any evidence of an active infection.

Positive: The Covid-19 virus has been detected on your swab. You will not be able to travel or reduce your quarantine time and we will inform NHS Public Health about your positive result.

Inconclusive: Needs Repeated Very infrequently, your swab result will need to be repeated. This may occur due to poor sample taking technique. If your result is inconclusive, we will offer you a replacement test.

 Privacy is everything to us. To understand our stance please refer to our privacy notice.

In summary:
Your sample is only shared with our lab partner. Both negative and positive tests will be reported to Public Health England (PHE) in accordance with UK regulations.

The UK Government has made it mandatory for all UK arrivals to take at least one test depending on where they are travelling from.

It is compulsory for everyone over the age of 5 to book and pay for a day 2 and day 8 test. Failing to do so may result in you receiving substantial fines. Further guidance can be found here. (clickable link to UK government guidance)

Included in the price:

  • Two PCR tests to use on Day 2 and Day 8
  • Delivery of both tests to your address
  • All packaging and postage to return the samples to the lab using Royal Mail
The UK Government made it compulsory for all international arrivals to England to take a Covid-19 PCR test on Day 2 of a 10-day quarantine period, followed by a second test on Day 8. Your arrival day is Day 0.

Confirmation email including reference number is sent immediately after order is placed. Please check all email folders prior to contacting us if it is not received.

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