RVH moves drive-thru COVID testing to 29 Sperling Drive

The COVID-19 test centre at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie will shift full-time to the former police headquarters as of Thursday, Oct. 1.

The new site, in partnership with the City of Barrie, opened on Monday to address overwhelming demand.

The 29 Sperling Drive location will offer all drive-thru testing, including booked appointments. The site offers protection from the weather and will ease traffic flow at RVH.

Appointments can be pre-booked online at www.rvh.on.ca or by calling 705-797-3120. To view new testing criteria to determine if you are eligible for a test please visit Ontario.ca.

The test centre will be open seven-days-a-week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.