Make your own arrangements

If you are ordering a test that requires a venous blood sample, you will need to have your blood taken by a healthcare professional.

If you know a suitably qualified person you can make an appointment with them directly to have your blood sample taken.

    Order your test online
  1. Order your test online

    Choose the test that is right for you online or find out how to order a test for someone else. If you need help choosing a test, you can use our helpful test finder.

    Select the arrange your own sample collection option when ordering your test

    Arrange for a qualified professional to collect your sample
  2. Arrange for a qualified professional to collect your sample

    After we've processed your order we will email you with any special instructions about when to take your test – e.g. some tests must be taken in the morning. Please read these carefully before booking an appointment.

    Organise a date and time to have your blood drawn by a qualified professional. If there are any charges please settle them directly with the healthcare professional.

    Wait for your kit to arrive
  3. Wait for your kit to arrive

    We’ll send you everything the qualified professional will need to collect your sample.

    Collect your sample
  4. Collect your sample

    Have a healthcare professional take your blood sample.

    Post your sample
  5. Post your sample

    Send your sample on the same day you take it to our laboratory in the Freepost envelope.

    Please make a note of the Royal Mail tracking number so that you can track your sample. You can find this number under the barcode on the postage sticker inside your kit. Click here to track your item on the Royal Mail website.

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  6. Complete your profile

    Sign in to to answer a few simple questions about your medical history, lifestyle profile, and vital statistics.

    Get your results
  7. Get your results

    Your blood test results will be uploaded to your personal dashboard, along with comments and advice from one of our doctors. They'll include explanations and recommendations on the best next steps to improve your health.

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