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South African Variant Surge Testing

South African Variant Surge Testing

Additional testing is being made available in these postcodes:

  • EN10
  • GU21
  • ME15
  • N17
  • W7
  • WS2

This is where the Covid-19 variant first identified in South Africa has been found. This testing along with existing testing and lockdown rules will help monitor and suppress the spread of the variant. The assets available are to support the message that every person living in these locations is strongly encouraged to take a Covid test, whether they are showing symptoms or not.

If you have questions on these or any other resources contained on the Coronavirus Resource Centre, please feel free to get in touch with the partnerships team: partnerships@phe.gov.uk

Please note these assets are cleared for use in England only.

For more information please visit: gov.uk/coronavirus