• Zita Huang

Protecting Yourself From COVID-19:Where To Get FREE Rapid AntigenTest Kits (Ontario)

Good news Ontario, free rapid test kits are now available! These kits are available at select

grocery stores and pharmacies across Ontario. As of February 10th, the general public will now be able to get ONE test kit per household. Each kit consists of five rapid tests. So where can you get your family a test kit? This article will provide a list of grocery stores and pharmacies that carry COVID-19 test kits. Please be advised that supplies are limited.


NOTE: Please DO NOT visit any location that offers free test kits when you are experiencing any SYMPTOMS, considered as a close contact or have tested positive for COVID-19. Instead, ask someone to deliver the test kit for you. Please do your part in stopping the spread of COVID-19.


Keep in mind that this article, the Information and links may be outdated.



List of Grocery Stores with Test Kits Available:

Walmart

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits and its FAQs, please visit Walmart’s website:

https://www.walmart.ca/cp/shop/walmart-ontario-rapid-test-program/6000204738431


Loblaws (Your Independent Grocer, Real Canadian Superstore, Zehers and DRUGSTORE @ Fortino’s)

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please visit

Loblaw’s website:

https://www.loblaw.ca/en/covid-19


Metro

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please visit

Metro’s website:

https://www.metro.ca/en


Food Basics

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please visit

Food Basics’ website:

https://www.foodbasics.ca/index.en.html


Longo’s

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please visit

Longo’s website:

https://www.longos.com/covid-19-updates


Sobeys

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please call

your local Sobeys location.



List of Pharmacies with Test Kits Available:

Shoppers Drug Mart

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please visit

Shoppers Drug Mart’s website:

https://www1.shoppersdrugmart.ca/en/health-and-pharmacy/covid-19/testing


Rexall

To find out which specific store locations offer COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits, please visit

Rexall’s website:

https://www.rexall.ca/covid-19/testing



Other Locations with Test Kits:

To find out if your local small pharmacy carries COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test Kits please visit

the Ontario website for more information:

https://www.ontario.ca/page/rapid-testing-home-use