Get Tested For COVID-19: Upcoming Essex County Testing Locations and Dates

Essex County residents with or without symptoms are encouraged to get tested. Residents age 8 years and older are welcome to get tested. Residents are encouraged to get retested if they have taken the swab or saliva tests 14 days ago or more and have received negative test results. Testing is provided free of charge; health insurance is not required.

Upcoming COVID-19 Testing Locations and Dates:

  • Thursday, January 21, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., Essex County Department of Public Works, 99 West Bradford Avenue, Cedar Grove
  • Saturday, January 23, 8 a.m. to 12 noon, Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex, Commuter Parking Deck, 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange
  • Additional dates will be announced.

    To schedule a test call 973-877-8456 or go to You will be required to complete a short questionnaire. When finished, you will be provided with an appointment time and a confirmation number. Residents should bring the confirmation number with them. Arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment.

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