Coronavirus Advice Update from Leeds City Council

Coronavirus Advice Update from Leeds City Council

Symptoms: Anyone who has one or more of the following symptoms should have a COVID-19 test as soon as possible:

  • a high temperature
  • a new, continuous cough
  • you’ve lost your sense of smell or taste or it’s changed

Testing: Anyone can access a test if they have symptoms. All sites operate on an appointment only basis. To book a test:

Tests can be carried out in the following ways:

  • a visit to a test site to have a test. Test sites are open 7 days a week. There are a number of options available including walk-in, drive through and pop up testing sites
  • Order a home test kit if you cannot get to a testing centre.

More information about where to go for testing in Leeds can be found at:

https://www.leedsccg.nhs.uk/health/coronavirus/coronavirus-where-to-go-for-testing/

The following video demonstrates what you need to do before your appointment and what will happen when you arrive for your test at the walk-through testing site https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Qia-HW-LcA The films are also available in the following languages:

Information on local support is available from

https://www.leeds.gov.uk/coronavirus/people-and-communities