Free Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs)
Early detection of COVID-19 helps protect people from serious illness by ensuring earlier diagnosis and treatment.
Residents can now collect free RATs from:
If you are unable to get to a location, a guardian or carer can collect your free RATs for you.
Who can get free RATs?
Individuals can collect up to two kits for themselves, plus up to two kits for each household member per visit, while people with a disability or their carer can collect up to four kits.
You do not have to live in the Macedon Ranges to be eligible. The free kits are available to everyone.
Where can I get more information on the use of RATs?
For more information about getting tested, or to report a positive test, visit the Coronavirus website or call the National Coronavirus Helpline on 1800 675 398.
This program is delivered with support from the Victorian Government as part of the Department of Health’s Community COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test Program to ensure that Victorians stay safe.