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Wales’ testing capacity is supported by an extensive network of facilities across the country.

First published:
18 May 2020
Last updated:

Mass Testing Centre (MTC)

Drive-through testing centres in Wales are located at:

  • Cardiff City Stadium (Cardiff)
  • Abercynon Railway Station (Rhondda Cynon Taf)
  • Rodney Parade Stadium, Newport (Gwent)
  • Cwm, near Ebbw Vale (Blaenau Gwent)
  • Liberty Stadium (Swansea)
  • Carmarthen Showground (Carmarthenshire)
  • Deeside Industrial Park, (Flintshire)
  • Builder Street, Llandudno (Conwy)

Community Testing Units (CTUs)

Community Testing Units in Wales are linked to health care settings and are operated by the local health boards. Testing is prioritised for health care workers but some do facilitate testing for other critical workers as capacity allows. Testing is organised at a local level by the health boards.

Mobile Testing Unit (MTU)

Mobile testing is an agile capability that allows temporary testing sites to be set up quickly to serve communities on a rolling basis. There are 19 mobile testing units in Wales. 15 of these are operated by commercial providers through the local health boards. The remaining 4 are operated by the Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust (WAST) which rapidly respond to incidents and outbreaks.

Local Test Sites (LTS)

Walk-in testing Centres in Wales are located at:

  • University of South Wales, Treforest
  • Museum Avenue, Cardiff
  • Grand Theatre, Swansea
  • Wrexham Memorial Hall
  • Dean Street Carpark, Bangor
  • Quay Street Carpark, Rhyl

Contacting your local health board about coronavirus test results

If you have any general enquiries about your coronavirus test result use these contact details:

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Email: COVID-19.testing.unit.abb@wales.nhs.uk  

Tel: 0300 30 31 222

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Email: BCU.Covid19ResultsQueries@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 03000 855913

If you have had a test at the Deeside site, please call 119 with any enquiries.

Cardiff & Vale University Health Board

Email: Cvuhb.Covidresults@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 02921 836129 / 02921 836154

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Email: CTM_COVID19@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 01656 752993

Hywel Dda University Health Board

Email: Covidenquiries.hdd@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 0300 303 8322

Swansea Bay University Health Board

Email: SBU.NeathPCH@wales.nhs.uk  

Tel: 01639 862757

Powys Teaching Health Board

Email: powys.testing@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 01874 612228