Types of Covid Home Test Kits

We have different options within our tests that you can choose from to help you with the testing process.

By Dr. JODIE MOSS

At Klarity we have two main Covid home test kits which are: 1) PCR test kit which is required to be sent back to our lab for testing and 2) Rapid antigen test kit where you get your test result after 15 minutes of testing. Our tests are both CE marked and regulated by MHRA (The Medical and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) and Klarity are a government approved covid-19 private testing provider.

Get your Covid home test kit

Klarity are a government approved testing provider. Click below to find out about our Covid home test kits.

While these are the PCR and Rapid antigen tests are the two types of tests that we sell, we have different options within these tests that you can choose from to help you with the testing process. 

Our PCR Tests

“Please note that your online video appointments should take place within 48 hours of your flight in order to ensure you have a valid certificate.”

For PCR tests which are a swab self-test you have the option to choose from two packages:

Standard PCR test – The standard PCR test includes the option to watch a video tutorial of how to perform the test, you will also receive step-by-step instructions on how to perform the test and what to do once you have completed the test. After you have collected the swab sample you will need to pack your test kit into the prepaid postal box that arrived with your test kit and post it in your nearest royal mail priority mailbox.

Premium PCR test – The premium PCR test includes an online video consultation with one of our healthcare professionals. After you have placed your order, you’ll receive an email and text on how to download and log in to the Klarity App. Once you have downloaded the app you’ll be able to book your appointment by clicking on “My Appointments and Tests”. After your test kit has arrived and you log on to your appointment, the healthcare professional will guide your through the swabbing process. After you have completed your appointment you will need to pack your test kit into the prepaid postal box that arrived with your test kit and post it in your nearest royal mail priority mailbox. 

Our Rapid Antigen Tests

For Rapid Antigen tests which are also swab self-tests you have the option to choose from three packages:

Basic Antigen Test – This test option is fantastic if you are used to taking these tests and feel comfortable with the swabbing process. Once your purchase this test kit option, you’ll receive an email and text on how to download and log onto the Klarity app. On the home screen, you’ll see “My Appointments and Tests” – click here and the basic antigen testing will be there for you to start your testing process. Click on the antigen test button and you will be taken to a screen to watch how to perform the test. After this on the next page, you can start recording yourself doing the test on our app. The next stage is to wait 15 minutes for your test result before you take a photo of your test device. Upload a photo of the test device by using the options in the app before taking a photo of your passport. Once you have completed the three easy stages your test certificate will be sent to you within 60 minutes.

Standard Antigen Test – This testing is the hybrid option between our basic antigen and premium antigen testing options. After you have purchased your test kit you will receive an email where you can download the app and use the login credentials to sign up. On the home screen, you’ll see “My Appointments and Tests” – click here and you will be able to book your online video consultation with one of our healthcare professionals. The healthcare professional will guide you through the swab sample testing process. Once you have completed this process, your healthcare professional will inform you to set your timer to 15 minutes before the appointment ends. After 15 minutes you will need to upload your test device and photo ID in the Klarity app. You will then receive your fit to fly certificate within 60 minutes.

Premium Antigen Test – This testing package includes an online video consultation from start to finish for the whole testing procedure. Once you have purchased your test kit you will receive an email where you can download the app and use the login credentials to sign up. On the home screen, you’ll see “My Appointments and Tests” – click here and you will be able to book your online video consultation with one of our healthcare professionals. The healthcare professional will guide you through the testing process where you will be remotely guided on each step-by-step process from taking the test to reading the test device for your results. Within this premium antigen service, you will receive your test certificate with 15 minutes of your appointment ending.

Please note that your online video appointments should take place within 48 hours of your flight in order to ensure you have a valid certificate.

Get your Covid home test kit

Klarity are a government approved testing provider. Click below to find out about our Covid home test kits.

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