Ontario COVID-19 Testing Guidelines

Please check the most up-to-date Ministry testing guidelines to see if you should book a COVID-19 test at one of our Assessment & Testing Centres. Please use the self-assessment tool for adults or the school screening tool for children.

Booking an Appointment

COVID-19 testing is currently available at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Milton District Hospital and Georgetown Hospital.

Please bring your health card with you to your appointment.

CHILDREN UNDER ONE

  • COVID-19 tests for children under the age of one can only be booked through the Booking Line at 905-203-7963.
  • Have your health card ready when booking your appointment.

IF YOU REQUIRE A COVID-19 TEST ONLY

IF YOU REQUIRE A COVID TEST AND AN ASSESSMENT

  • If you think you need to be assessed by a nurse or a physician in addition to getting a COVID -19 test, book an appointment by calling the Booking line at 905-203-7963
  • Have your health card ready when calling to book your appointment

If you have booked an appointment and are unable to keep it, please cancel.

Your COVID-19 Test Appointment

  • Please arrive at your scheduled time (no more than five minutes early)
  • Park in the designated parking lot - you will be given a parking pass
  • Please leave the testing centre immediately after your appointment

COVID-19 Test Results

  • The number of COVID-19 tests completed and sent to provincial labs can impact the turnaround time for tests completed at our hospital testing centres.
  • COVID-19 test results are posted to the provincial website at COVID19.ontario.ca
  • Halton Region Public Health will only contact individuals with positive results.

Individuals who are not able to look up their results online (have an old red & white health card, have an expired health card, are from out of province) can call 905-203-7963.

If you require a copy of your completed test result, please follow the process outlined on our website for requesting personal health records.

Locations & Hours of Operation

Georgetown Hospital

1 Princess Anne Drive
Entrance is in the Trailer located behind the hospital
Parking in the area of the Trailer – follow signage
Open Wednesdays & Saturdays from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Milton District Hospital

725 Bronte Street South
Entrance facing Bronte Street South
Park in Lot #2
Open 8:00 am to 8:00 pm

Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital
3001 Hospital Gate 
Park in Lot#3
South Entrance facing Dundas Street
No entry through Emergency Department
Open 8:00 am to 8:00 pm

Alternate Testing Locations - Pharmacies

The Ontario government has partnered with pharmacies to offer COVID-19 tests to the public. Please click on the link below to access a full list of pharmacy locations offering free testing by appointment only to those who meet certain criteria. 

CLICK HERE FOR PHARMACY LOCATIONS