Fake NHS Omicron PCR test emails sent to schools

30 November 2021

The DfE has become aware that some schools and colleges are being sent fake NHS emails asking them to order Omicron PCR tests. The link goes to a fake NHS website where personal details are requested.

The NHS has said that it would never ask for bank details, so please be aware of suspicious emails or text messages.

Find out more about scam emails, texts and phone calls by visiting the National Cyber Security Centre website.

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