The most common symptoms of Coronavirus are:
fever/high temperature (37.8 or greater)
loss of, or change in, sense of taste or smell (anosmia)
A new continuous cough is where you have a new cough that has lasted for an hour; have had 3 or more episodes of coughing in 24 hours; are coughing more than usual.
A high temperature is feeling hot to the touch on your chest or back (you don't need to measure your temperature). You may feel warm, cold or shivery.
If you've developed symptoms (however mild) stay at home for 10 days from the start of your symptoms and arrange to be tested. Do not go to your GP Practice, Pharmacy or Hospital. To book at test and to find out more on Coronavirus please
visit If you can't get online you can call 0800 028 2816 to book a test.
More information on NHS Scotland's Test & Protect can be found by watching this short video
If your symptoms worsen or last for more than 7 days call the dedicated NHS Coronavirus Helpline on 111
Information on the COVID Vaccine can be found by visiting