Coronavirus (Covid-19) Tests

There are many different ways to get a COVID-19 test in Hyndburn and lots of availability for both symptomatic (if you are unwell) and asymptotic (have no symptoms) testing. Testing is FREE, quick and simple.

By getting tested you are helping us to identify positive cases and stop further transmission in our community.

Testing for people with no symptoms

RAPID coronavirus testing is now available to everyone in Lancashire, with people encouraged to test themselves twice a week.

You can collect up to 2 packs of 7 tests from a local test site or pharmacy, find your closest here.

You can order a pack of 7 tests for home delivery here.

If you are a key or essential worker who has to leave the house to work please get regular tests at our lateral flow test site in Accrington, no appointment is needed just turn up. This facility is for people with no symptoms.

Available at Unit 4, Broadway, Accrington

Monday to Saturday 9:30am – 4:00pm

You can also ask your employer about workplace testing, more information can be found here.

Testing for people with symptoms

If you have have a temperature, continuous cough or change in your sense of smell or taste please get a test as soon as possible. Do not visit any places or meet others until you have your results.

In Lancashire it is also advised to get a test if you are feeling unwell, even if you do not have the ‘usual’ symptoms. More information can be found here.

We have two test sites in Hyndburn for people who are unwell. Great Harwood and Eastgate. You also have the option of having a test kit delivered to your house.

Please book an appointment or order a home test kit by visiting This link or call 119

Great Harwood – open 7 days a week 8am-8pm

Eastgate – open 8am-12pm 7 days a week for symptomatic testing

If you need support please reach out to the Hyndburn Hub via: enquiries@hyndburnbc.gov.uk 02154 388 111