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How do I book a COVID-19 test?

In response to the rapidly spreading and highly transmissible Omicron variant, the Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, is updating its COVID-19 testing guidelines. New guidance on eligibility for PCR testing was released on Dec. 30, 2021 from the Province of OntarioNew appointments for PCR testing at the St. Joseph’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre will be available for eligible individuals only. Current appointments for a test at the Assessment Centre will be honoured at the booked date and time.

If you are looking to book an appointment, please visit this website to learn more about who is eligible for testing in Ontario.

You must book an appointment to be tested at our St. Joseph’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre. Everyone who is eligible can be tested even if they are uninsured. There is no cost. Use the tool below to book an appointment for a COVID-19 test.  

For more information about consent and privacy with the UnityConnect tool, read our tip sheet

A confirmation email with your appointment booking may take up to 10 minutes to arrive. If you do not receive a confirmation email after 10 minutes (and it is not in your junk folder), please call the assessment centre where you booked your appointment.

Last updated January 05, 2022