NHS COVID-19 app

Protect your loved ones. Download the app.

The free NHS COVID-19 app is a vital part of the NHS Test and Trace service in England, and the NHS Wales Test, Trace, Protect service. It is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from COVID-19. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community!

The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in. It uses proven technology from Apple and Google, designed to protect every user’s privacy. Read more about the NHS COVID-19 app protects your data and privacy.

Video: Introducing the NHS COVID-19 app

What the NHS COVID-19 app does

  1. Trace - Get alerted if you've been near other app users
  2. Alert - Know your level of COVID-19 risk in your postcode district
  3. Check-in -  Scan the official NHS QR code at venues you enter  
  4. Symptoms - Check your symptoms and see if you need to order a free test
  5. Test - Get help with booking a test and receiving your result
  6. Isolate - Keep track of your self-isolation countdown and access relevant advice

Download the NHS COVID-19 app

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Further information

Published: Oct 1, 2020