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Day 2 PCR Testing for Green Listed countries in Colchester

Day 2 PCR Testing for Green Listed countries in Colchester

Day 2 PCR Testing for Green Listed countries in Colchester

We offer the Day 2 PCR testing for Green Listed countries in Colchester at Dedham Pharmacy. The UK government adopted a traffic light system for categorising the risk of Covid-19 infection caused by travel to foreign nations at the start of the summer. With new Covid-19 virus variants and outbreaks appearing around the world, this approach is being implemented to reduce the danger of Covid-19 infection.

The traffic light system for foreign travel

Depending on the risk of Covid-19 infection, countries are classified as green, amber, or red. There are specific rules and requirements around testing and quarantine for those returning from one of these three lists of countries. The UK government is likely to amend and move countries from one list to another as the Covid-19 situation develops around the world. As a result, we urge that you check the government website for the most up-to-date information to ensure that you are following the requirements correctly. At the bottom of this article, you'll discover links to important resources.

What are the requirements for travelling from a green listed country?

In the past 10 days, you must have only visited or travelled through a green list country or the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Channel Islands, or the Isle of Man.

Even if you have been vaccinated, you still need to follow these rules.

Before travelling to England

Before you travel to England you must:

On arrival in England

On or before the second day after your arrival, you must take a COVID-19 test.

This test is not required for children under the age of four. Unless the test result is positive, you do not need to quarantine. If NHS Test & Trace informs you that you travelled to England with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, you must quarantine.

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Day 2 PCR test for green listed countries in Colchester

Day 2 PCR test for green-listed countries are available at Dedham Pharmacy in Colchester. The kits come with instructions for taking a swab sample at home. It also includes instructions for sending your test to the lab.

You can also have the swab sample taken at the pharmacy.  You can now book your Day 2 PCR Test online on our website.

Other travel health services that we provide

At Dedham Pharmacy in Colchester, we offer a wide range of travel health services. The following are some of the most important services:

  • Covid-19 fit-to-fly test and certificate service
  • Covid-19 Test to Release
  • Antigen Covid-19 Test & Certificate
  • Travel Vaccination Clinic

Useful resources for finding the latest information on Covid-19

We make every effort to maintain our website up to date, however, the Covid-19 government requirements change regularly. The following sources can provide you with the most recent information.