MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The federal government is now offering you the chance to order free at-home COVID-19 tests to be shipped through the mail.

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to receive up to four free at-home tests free of charge. According to the COVID tests website, orders will usually ship in seven to 12 days.

The available tests for order:

  • Are rapid antigen at-home tests, not PCR
  • Can be taken anywhere
  • Give results within 30 minutes
  • Work whether or not you have COVID-19 symptoms
  • Work whether or not you are up to date on your COVID-19 vaccines
  • Are also referred to as self-tests or over-the-counter tests

If you would like to order your own COVID-19 tests, click here.