About this service
Please familiarise yourself with our Terms of Service.
Please note the changes in ISAC Labs operations due to Christmas holiday season:
On 24 December the service is available from 9 am to 11 am.
In the period of 27-28 December the service is available from 9 am to 11 am at a cost of £180 per test. Isac Labs manager will get in touch with you to take an additional payment.
On 31 December the service is available from 9 am to 11 am.
The service is not available on 25 December 2021 and 1-3 January 2022.
This service is for visitors travelling to the UK from any country, which is not on the Red list. Please check the UK government guidelines ahead of your booking.
The mandatory tests must be booked in advance.
After booking a slot and making a payment you will receive an email confirmation with your unique reference number for your Passenger Locator Form.
Test to Release scheme
you can choose to take a test on day 5. If the result is negative (and the result of your day 2 test result was negative or inconclusive) you can end your quarantine.
Please note, pre-payment is required for this service, the bookings for this service are non-refundable.
The arrival tests are self-swab PCR tests taken at our testing hub. You are allowed to travel to the testing hub for the arrival Day 2, Day 5 and Day 8 tests. Please note, we are only able to test people without Covid-19 symptoms.
ISAC Labs is a government Listed Provider for all post-arrival testing
ISAC Labs testing hub is located at 202 Kensington Church Street, W8 4DP, just 3 minutes from Notting Hill Gate tube station.
The COVID-19 RT-PCR test is a real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2 in upper and lower respiratory specimens (such as nasopharyngeal or oropharyngeal swabs, sputum, lower respiratory tract aspirates, bronchoalveolar lavage, and nasopharyngeal wash/aspirate) collected from individuals suspected of COVID-19 by their healthcare provider (HCP), as well as upper respiratory specimens (such as nasopharyngeal or oropharyngeal swabs, nasal swabs, or mid-turbinate swabs) collected from any individual, including for testing of individuals without symptoms or other reasons to suspect COVID-19 infection.