Latest Scam Awareness

Published: 21 July 2020

We have been made aware that scams are arising regarding the NHS TEST & TRACE Service, so please be aware.

For avoidance of any doubt, the NHS Test and Trace service will absolutely not:

  • Ask for bank details or payments
  • Ask for details of any other accounts, such as social media
  • Ask you to set up a password or PIN number over the phone
  • Ask you to call a premium rate number, such as those starting 09 or 087

Text messages will come from NHStracing.

Calls will come from 0300 0135000. You’ll be asked to sign in to the NHS Test and Trace contact tracing website.