About testing

What are the different types of COVID-19 tests?
PCR Testing is the most sensitive test that is currently available, able to detect active infection some days before the patient is infectious or symptomati...
Thu, 27 May, 2021 at 12:26 PM
What is the test accuracy ?
Our test standards are measured by sensitivity and specificity.  Sensitivity relates to a test’s ability to detect whether someone is infected with the vir...
Thu, 27 May, 2021 at 12:30 PM
If I have recently had the vaccine, will this cause a positive test result?
The vaccine will not cause a positive on a COVID-19 viral test, such as PCR, LAMP and antigen. However an individual may test positive for the antibody test...
Thu, 27 May, 2021 at 12:32 PM
I have previously had COVID-19 infection. Could I still test positive if I have a PCR test?
The remnants of the virus causing COVID-19 infection can be detected by PCR test for up to 90 days after infection. During this time you may get a positive ...
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 6:46 AM
How are tests performed?
We have a number of tests available: On arriving at the testing centre you will be booked in by the registration desk and taken to a booth where a membe...
Tue, 11 May, 2021 at 6:59 AM
Do you offer home testing kits?
We do not offer home testing at the moment. The only test kits we post out are for Pre-Return video tests for you to pack and take with you.  For more i...
Thu, 27 May, 2021 at 3:06 PM
Is the testing process and centre safe?
Yes, all staff within the airport environment will be adhering to strict infection control guidelines that include the use of tensator barriers and social d...
Thu, 27 May, 2021 at 3:07 PM
I have concerns about having a test, who can I talk to?
If you have any concerns about taking the test, whether they are due to medical issues, uncertainty or lack of understanding about the process, please make ...
Wed, 2 Dec, 2020 at 2:51 PM
What can I expect at the testing centre?
Here is a short video of one of our testing centres
Fri, 11 Jun, 2021 at 12:50 PM