Pre- Departure COVID-19 testing clinic

Persons departing on the scheduled Titan Airways charter flight on Monday, 23 August, who have planned onward travel from the UK/Accra therefore requiring a pre-departure COVID-19 test result, are advised that the COVID-19 testing clinic will now take place at 9am on Sunday, 22 August, in the Flu Pod at the General Hospital in Jamestown and not on Saturday as previously communicated.  

If you require a test, bookings should be made with the, COVID-19 Coordinator, Grace Richards via: or on tel. 22500.

A pre-departure COVID-19 test will cost £75.00. 

Persons are required to make payment at the Pharmacy, on Saturday, 21 August, prior to being tested on Sunday.  Persons will be asked to provide their receipt of payment at the Flu Pod testing clinic.    

Failure to produce a receipt of payment will result in not receiving a test. 

Test results will be available at check-in at St Helena Airport on Monday, 23 August 2021.

17 August 2021

St Helena Government Communications Hub

Telephone: 22470