The following COVID-19 testing options are available for Lake County residents for the week of July 27.
Lake Square Mall
Testing is $20 each for COVID-19 swab tests, antibody and rapid tests for residents and non-residents. No symptoms are required, and no appointment necessary.
COVID-19, antibody and rapid test 10401-015 US Highway 441 South, Leesburg
Time: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. The turnaround time for the rapid test is approximately 30 minutes. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays only
Nasal swab and rapid tests will be done on all test days, antibodies (blood test) will be done on Thursdays only.
Florida Department of Health in Lake County
The testing sites open at 9 a.m. and continue on a first-come, first served basis for residents and non-residents, while test kits are available. Testing is free, no criteria is required and children may also be tested. Due to the demand for testing, it is recommended that residents call the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline at (352) 742-4830, prior to arriving at either location. The hotline is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
• South Lake High School
15600 Silver Eagle Rd, Groveland
• Lake Sumter State College
9501 U.S. Highway 441, Leesburg
State Pop-up Testing Site
The state supported walk-up site is offering free COVID-19 testing to individuals 18 and older. No symptoms are required, no appointment necessary.
• Publix Super Market at Tavares Crossroads (parking lot) 2042 State Road 19, Tavares
Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Home Depot (parking lot) 10825 U.S. Hwy 441, Leesburg Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.