Mandatory testing for inbound travel package (two tests):

Day 2 of before test (taken on arrival)


  • Continue to quarantine for the full ten days
  • Carry out Day 8 of after test 
  • Only exception is negative Test to Release test but must still take Day 8 or after test


Day 8 of after test

  • Travellers must remain in quarantine until they have received a negative test after their Day 8 test has been sampled. 
  • Even if the Day 8 sample is negative, a full 10 day quarantine is mandated.


Test on departure: If your result is negative you may proceed to your airline check-in desk, present your results and complete the check-in processes. It is important you retain your paper certificate at all times. The certificate will also be available as a PDF download through your online account after you have collected your paper certificate.


Test to Release:  If you receive a negative test result this releases you from quarantine as per UK Govt guidelines