Symptoms and getting tested

Symptoms of COVID-19

Find out what symptoms to look for.

When to get tested

Find out when you need to get tested, whether you have symptoms or not.

Where to get tested in the ACT

Find your closest testing clinic location.

Before getting tested and travelling to the clinic

Be COVID-safe before you get tested and check the best way to get to and from your testing clinic.

What to do when waiting for results

Make sure you stay at home until you receive your results.

When you get your result

What to do if your test result is positive or negative.

If you don’t have Medicare and need to get tested

Tests are free, even if you don't have Medicare. Find out more.

COVID-19 and the flu

Compare the symptoms and get more information about the vaccines.

COVID-19 and hay fever or asthma

Compare the symptoms and how to manage them if you have hay fever or asthma.

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.

Last Updated: August 19 2021