Approved Rapid Antigen tests

Robust testing strategies are an essential part of being prepared and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Whilst the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test remains the ‘gold standard’ for COVID-19 diagnosis, rapid antigen tests/ Lateral Flow tests (LFTs) detect the presence of viral proteins (antigens) and help increase our testing capacity;[…]

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Our Nation’s Health

Public Health Gibraltar release the draft of the initial findings from the 2021 Health and Lifestyle Survey: Our Nation’s Health. The survey serves as a continuation from those carried out from 2008 and 2015, allowing further insights on the general well-being of the people of Gibraltar. Read it HERE

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Testing positive for Covid-19 on holiday in Gibraltar

If you test positive for Covid-19  during your stay in Gibraltar, you will be contacted by the Health Protection Team for Public Health. Guidance will involve isolation requirements, tips on how to stay well and how to prevent further spread. It is likely: You will be unable to travel within[…]

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Approach to unlocking and re-locking

*Guidance in this posting has now expired, see the Covid-19 Main page for updated information. Gibraltar has succeeded in reducing the rate of community infection of the COVID-19 virus, meaning that the virus is infecting fewer people every day (technically expressed as a reproductive rate below 1 –  R0<1). As[…]

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Understanding Autism, September 2017

The Ministry of Equality facilitated several lectures across the week of 18th September; these were presented by Linda Woodcock, Director of AT-Autism and an Autism and Families Consultant.

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