Free Covid-19 Self-Test Kits

Free COVID-19 Self-Test Kits are available for pick-up at dozens of locations throughout Albuquerque. Self-testing for COVID-19 is one of the best risk-reduction measures along with getting vaccinated, receiving a booster dose, wearing a well-fitted mask, and actively practicing social distancing. The free at-home kits provide fast, easy-to-understand results. Each kit comes with 2 tests.

Testing for COVID-19 can help protect you and the health of the Albuquerque community.

Limited supplies are available and are on a first-come-first-served basis.

Self-Test Kit Pick-up Locations

Updated Jan. 31, 2022

Times and locations will vary. It is suggested to check with site location on availability of test kits before visiting.  Please refer back to this site for updated information.

View PDF of pick-up Locations


Other Free COVID-19 Self-Tests

You can also order free COVID-19 self-test kits to be mailed directly to your home from the federal government. Tests are limited to four per household. To learn more, visit

For a list of Bernalillo County locations, visit


Information for Organizations

If you're a community organization that would like to get involved in helping distribute self-test kits, visit the New Mexico Department of Health website for more information.


How to Complete a COVID-19 Self-Test

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Instructions on how to complete an at-home covid-19 test

Instructions on how to complete self-test covid-19