Free COVID-19 Testing
We strongly encourage all LA County Residents who are interested in being tested to first contact their Primary Care Provider or Healthcare Center about receiving a test at their facility. If you do not have access to this care or are unable to contact them, free testing is available across the County of Los Angeles. Priority is given for those who meet criteria below in accordance with new State guidelines:
- Symptomatic persons with the following symptoms: Fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell
- Asymptomatic persons:
- Persons over age 65
- Those with a chronic medical conditions
- Essential workers in these groups: janitorial, security, airport, government, health care, food and grocery, and more. To view a complete list of the essential workers group, click here.
- This is in addition to testing of symptomatic and asymptomatic individuals in congregate institutional settings.
For LA County Residents, there are now three types of testing sites; each has their own registration process.
For answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 testing, including how to get test results, click here.
At all testing sites, testing is by appointment ONLY.
LA County and LA City Testing Sites
These drive-up testing sites are run by the County, City or a partner group.
Other Community Partner or City Testing Sites
These are testing sites that are run independently from the County or State, but are also offering free walk up or drive through testing.
Click on the location on the map to register
Find a testing site near you by entering your address below. Then click on the color symbol on the map to get testing site information.
This dashboard summarizes COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing using the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Molecular test for SARS-CoV-2 at Community Testing Sites in Los Angeles County. This dashboard will be updated weekly. Data presented on testing completed at County- and City-operated Community Testing Sites only reflects a portion of the testing happening across LA County. Additional information on Countywide COVID-19 testing can be found on the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Dashboard, Long Beach Public Health Dashboard, and the Pasadena Public Heath Dashboard.
Click here to view Community Testing Dashboard