Starting September 25, you can order four free test kits per household through COVIDtests.gov.
The tests will detect the currently circulating COVID-19 variants variants and are intended for use through the end of 2023. The kits will include instructions on how to verify extended expiration dates on how to verify extended expiration dates. Many kits have had their expiration dates extended beyond what may be printed on the packaging.
You don’t have to pay for shipping, and you’ll never be asked for a credit card or bank account number. You only need to give a name and shipping address. If you’d like an email confirmation and delivery updates from the U.S. Postal Service, you can submit your email address. Anyone who asks for more information than that is a scammer. So, remember: