Cervical screening information
A cervical screening test (formerly smear test) is a simple procedure. Learn more about how cervical screening is done and what happens at your appointment
Book your cervical screening test with a GP or clinic registered with CervicalCheck. Find out what to do when you get a cervical screening invitation letter
Cervical screening checks the health of your cervix by first looking for a HPV infection. It's not a test for cancer, it's a test to help prevent cancer developing.
Cervical screening is one of the best ways to protect yourself from cervical cancer. But it has its limitations. Read about the benefits and limitations
If you are aged 25 to 65, you should have a cervical screening test (formerly smear test) when it is due. Find out who is invited for cervical screening and when
Information on your cervical screening results, what they mean and why sometimes there are false positive and false negative results