How To Use Antigen Rapid Test (ART) Kit

Antigen Rapid Test (ART) Kit Instructional Video Guide

Our Standard Q COVID-19 Ag Home Test kits do not require a skilled professional or equipment to interpret the test results. It is a simple and easy to use Antigen Rapid Test (ART) kit that produces fast results within just only 15 minutes.

Learn how to use our COVID-19 ART kit by watching our instructional video guide below available in English, Malay, Chinese and Tamil languages.

Step 1: ART Kit Test Procedure

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Step 2: Interpretation of ART Kit Result

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Download ART Kit Instructions For Use Here:

Antigen Rapid Test (ART) Results Guide

Even if your ART test result is negative, please stay vigilant.

Do continue to observe safe distancing measures and practice good personal hygiene such as regular handwashing and wearing a mask when leaving your home. Continue to monitor your health and test yourself where necessary.

If your ART test result is positive, you may be infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Please take a photograph of your ART test results with your identification document (e.g. NRIC/passport) in the same photo immediately and visit a Swab and Send Home (SASH) clinic for a confirmatory Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test.

The list of SASH clinics may be found at Bring (1) the photo of your results + ID together and (2) your physical ID (NRIC/Passport) to the clinic. If you are assessed by the doctor to meet the swabbing criteria, the cost of the confirmatory PCR test will be fully covered by the government.

If your ART test result is invalid, it may mean that the test was not performed correctly. You must perform a second test with another ART kit immediately.

If your second ART test is still invalid, please take a photo of the test result(s) with your identification document (ID) in the same photo and visit a SASH clinic immediately for a confirmatory PCR test. The list of SASH clinics may be found at Please bring (1) the photo of your results + ID together and (2) your physical ID (NRIC/Passport) to the clinic.

All COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART) kits are meant for initial self test or screening and should not be the sole basis for diagnosis.

It does NOT determine if you had COVID-19 in the past or if you have immunity. Confirmatory testing is required.

Ministry of Health (MOH) Singapore COVID-19 ART Kit Self Test Guide

The Ministry of Health (MOH) Singapore has created this useful guide on COVID-19 self-testing with an Antigen Rapid Test (ART) kit, click here to begin when you’re ready with the ART kit.