We are using antigen tests for close contacts who are fully vaccinated and do not have symptoms of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
HSE COVID-19 antigen testing is also taking place in some:
- early childhood care and education services
- higher and further education institutes
- residential care facilities
What you need to do after your antigen test will depend on whether you had a positive or negative test result.
Negative antigen test result
If you have a negative antigen test result, report your negative antigen result online.
Positive antigen test result
If you have a positive antigen test result:
You will be asked if you had a positive antigen test result when you book your PCR test.