Symptomatic/OHIP-covered Testing

Information on how to access OHIP-covered RT-PCR testing

Determine your eligibility

You may determine if you are eligible for

OHIP-covered RT-PCR testing by:

a. Using the self-assessment tool 

b. Reviewing the latest eligibility criteria 

Pick up your test-kit

Pick up a test-kit at our downtown location: 

17 Stephanie Street. Toronto, ON M5T3E5

Pick-up is available Monday to Friday 4-5pm only.

Please DO NOT enter the facility. Our staff member will hand out a testing kit with detailed instruction inside. 

Please bring your Ontario health card. We cannot provide you with a testing-kit without a valid health card.

If you are have questions, please email us at

Activate Your Test

Activate your test by clicking the green "Activate your test" button or scan the QR code on your instruction card. It will take you to an online form

Enter the code on your instruction sheet. The code should have 4 letters and 6 numbers.

Complete all required fields. Make sure you reach the "Thank you" page to complete the process. If you not, your sample would not be properly activated and you will not be able to receive your result.


You will receive a confirmation email after activation. 

Collect your sample

Please watch the instruction video on how to collect your sample. After you are done, place the sample in the biohazard bag and seal 

Return your sample

Drop-off your sample at your scheduled time at our downtown location:

17 Stephanie Street. Toronto, ON M5T3E5

Please DO NOT enter the facility. Our staff member will collect your sample. 

Check your results

Check your result at

Generally, results will be posted between 3-7 days after your sample drop-off date, but public health may contact you earlier if you are positive.