The Department of Health and Social Care has announced further expansion of access to coronavirus testing. Frontline social workers and care workers in England will now be able to obtain a coronavirus test regardless of whether they are exhibiting symptoms or not. The response to coronavirus is a national effort. Each of the devolved administrations have their own eligibility criteria and testing priorities, as set out in the links below.
Read the press release: Further expansion of access to coronavirus testing helps protect the most vulnerable
Read the news story: Coronavirus testing extended to social workers without symptoms of disease
Read the criteria for Northern Ireland: Testing for COVID-19
Read the criteria for Scotland: Coronavirus (COVID-19): testing for key workers in Scotland
Read the criteria for Wales: Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing: your questions