This service enables applicants (Rwandans and foreigners) to book a time slot to get tested at Rwanda Biomedical Center's designated COVID-19 testing sites. Both Rwandans and foreigners can apply for this service. 

The service’s price is Rwf 47,200 or $50 and is provided by Rwanda Biomedical Center. 

Prerequisites: 

  • No Irembo account is required to apply for this service

  • Rwandan citizens above 18 years should have a Rwandan National ID number

  • Rwandan citizens below 18 years should have a Citizen Application number

  • Foreigners should have a passport number and mention their nationality 

Follow these simple steps to book an appointment for the Covid-19 test: 

  1. Visit IremboGov platformwww.irembo.gov.rw and under Health, click on Covid-19 Test

  2. Select the preferred currency (USD or RWF)

  3. Choose who you are applying for: Self or Child and click Apply

    • Applicants above 18 years should have a Rwandan National ID number or passport number.

    • Applicants (child) below 18 years should have a Citizen Application number.

  4. Fill in the Applicant details and Test details (Test center, date, and time).

  5. Click Next to proceed. 

  6. Verify that the information is true, enter a phone number and/or email address, check the verification box, and click Submit

  7. A billing number/ID (99….) will be generated for paying. Applicants can pay using MTN Mobile Money or Airtel Money, BK App, BK Branches, BK Agents, or pay online using Visa Card or MasterCard. NOTE: After applying and successfully paying via IremboGov, the Applicant receives a confirmation notification and goes for testing at the selected test center.