From 4am Monday 4th October, if you are fully vaccinated at least 14 days before entering into England, Scotland or Wales from a country that is not on the red list then you will require the Day 2 PCR test only.
If you are coming from a red listed country please visit the UK government website for more information: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/red-amber-and-green-list-rules-for-entering-england#red-list-rules.
For the Day 2 test you are legally required to take the PCR test on or before Day 2. The day you arrive in the UK is treated as Day 0. You can book an appointment for Day 0, Day 1 or Day 2.
If you are NOT fully vaccinated and you are arriving from a country not on the red list, then you must have a Day 2 PCR and Day 8 PCR test and quarantine at home for 10 days.
Please click here if you require a Day 2 and Day 8 test
TESTING FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Children of all ages who are resident in the UK, British Overseas Territories, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, USA or a recognised European country, DO NOT need to quarantine.
Ages 4 and under, do not need to have any tests at all.
Children aged 5 to 17 years must have the Day 2 PCR test.
Unvaccinated children who are not resident in the UK British Overseas Territories, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, USA or a recognised European country, must quarantine for 10 days and have the day 2 PCR and day 8 PCR tests. They may have the optional Day 5 PCR Test to Release.
Non-resident children aged 4 and under, do not need to take any tests at all.