PCR test options for your event

To make your life easier, we have compiled for you the modalities that the main Parisian laboratories offer to professionals as well as the key contacts to discuss your event's needs with a dedicated person.

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PCR tests: solutions for your next event

The four laboratories contacted insist that they can adapt to all requests. Do not hesitate to contact them directly with your problem. Several types of solutions are possible:

On-site PCR test sampling units
The laboratories can set up sampling units for you wherever you wish: at trade shows, conferences, seminars or hotels that would like to offer this service to their clients, whether it be every day, half a day, several times a week, etc.

The service provider sends 1 or 2 technicians on site to take the samples which are then sent (by courier if urgent) to the laboratory. The results are returned within 12 to 24 hours depending on the urgency. Tests can be performed in a dedicated area by the organizer or through the laboratory which can provide a truck, a tent or any other necessary equipment.

On-site testing units with ultra-fast results
For certain events where ultra-fast testing is required, some laboratories may set up one or more testing machines on site. The costs involved are higher but guarantee results within 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Laboratories located near the site
For sites or events near laboratories located in Paris, it is possible to organize tests under specific conditions defined in advance, including privatizing the laboratory.

Most laboratories only charge the organizers for the logistical costs, the cost of the test itself being covered by the Social Security. Theoretically, this also applies to foreigners. It is also possible to obtain test results in English.

The laboratories

The laboratories contacted include Unilabs, Eurofins, Cerballiance and LCD Biogroup.