As of 10 February, 2022, all UFS Pharmacies now have stock of Rapid Antigen Test kits. Please ask at the dispensary for this product.

Supervised Rapid Antigen Tests for Travel

If you’re travelling and need to take a Rapid Antigen Test under supervision, the pharmacists at Sturt Street UFS Pharmacy are available for this service during normal business hours! RATs are available to purchase in-store or you can bring your own. Please ensure you bring your passport with you as this is required. Cost for this service: $20 UFS members or $25 for non-member.

Bookings preferred – call us on 5331 9811 or book via this link and select Health Check

RATs for home use

Our pharmacies are now fully stocked with RATs. The Department of Health has published advice on how to use and interpret the results on the Rapid antigen self-tests page.

PCR Tests

PCR tests are available from the UFS COVID-19 Testing Clinic at 309 Dana Street, Ballarat. Bookings can be made online at or by calling 4311 1571. For COVID-19 testing in other areas, please visit