Coronavirus Regional Testing Centre and Mobile Testing Units update

Published

29th July 2020

As of today, the drive-through Coronavirus Tayside regional testing facility will now be situated at Dudhope Castle, Dundee

Anyone with Coronavirus symptoms, however mild, can get a free swab test that takes less than a minute. Tests should be booked or ordered as soon as symptoms begin www.nhs.uk/coronavirus or by calling 0300 303 2713.

The facility will provide self-administered tests for the community and anyone who gets a test at the site can expect to receive their results the next day.

Access to the site at Dudhope Castle is via Barrack Road in the city centre and the testing site is in the staff car park within the grounds of the castle on the west side. The public car park will be unaffected and will remain operational.

In addition to this, there will be changes to the mobile testing units, which had previously operated from Michelin Athletic Club in Dundee.

From the 3rdAugust, these units will focus service provision in Angus and Perth & Kinross.

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