This is how the test set works:



Content of the test set:

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1. mobile phone cradle
2. sample tube
3. saline solution
4. transfer tube
5. transport tubes
6. two sealing adhesives
7. holder for the test tube
8. your personal sample number
Opening the Website
1. open the WebApp (Website)

First, please open our website (WebApp) at This website will guide you safely through the process and explain the entire test set. You will need an Internet-enabled smartphone/tablet, laptop or PC with camera. 

go to WebApp
Verification LEAD Horizon WebApp
2. Verification Step 1

You will now be asked to verify your e-mail address. Please use a working address for this purpose, as we will also send you the notification of receipt of your result via e-mail. Also check your spam folder.

Verify E-Mail
3. Confirm your e-mail address

You have now received e-mail from us! Please open your inbox and confirm the e-mail. Also check your Spam Folder. 

4. Verification part 2: personal data

In order to be able to evaluate your sample, we need your personal data. If you do not have an Austrian social security number, please enter 0000 instead of the 4-digit number. Data protection is a very important issue for us - we treat your data as strictly confidential and delete it after 14 days.

5. Choose mean of transport

We offer you the possibility to send your sample as a "dangerous good" with the Austrian Postal Service, or to have it conveniently collected by UPS from your home. Please note that collection is only possible on the next working day and that you should also collect the sample on this day. You can also bring your sample to our office at Sandwirtgasse 12/2, 1060 Vienna, Austria (9 - 12 a.m.). 

Pick-up by UPS
6. Pick-up at home by UPS

If you decide to pick up your sample, you will now be asked for the address of the pickup location.

7. information on performing the sample

If you have decided to have your sample picked up, you will be informed at this step, the information when your sample will be picked up. Important: Please note that you will collect your sample on the day of collection. You will also receive a separate email for this.

Proof of identity
8. Proof of identity

In order to prevent fraud during the sampling, there is a multi-stage verification procedure. In this step, you will be asked to provide photo identification to take a picture of yourself with it. 

9. Take a picture

Please take a photo with your photo ID as described on the website. This serves as proof of identity. 

preparing the rinsing process
10. preparing the rinsing process

The website will now guide you on how to prepare the rinsing process. Please insert the sample tube (2) into the holder (7) provided. Start the video recording and open the saline solution (3) in front of the running camera, put it in your mouth and rinse thoroughly for one minute with your mouth closed. Then take the transfer tube (4) and spit the sample into the open sample tube (2) up to approx. 1-2 cm below the rim. Close it again, seal it with the seal sticker (6) and hold the sample tube (2) with the sample number legibly in the camera. Please upload this video afterwards in the WebApp.

recording of the rinsing process
11. recording of the rinsing process

Now take the content of the saline solution (3) into your mouth & rinse thoroughly with closed mouth for at least one minute. Pour the liquid into the sample tube (2) with the transfer tube (4) to about 1-2 cm below the rim while still ingested. At the end of the video, hold your sample tube (2) with the sample number legibly in the camera. Upload the video afterwards. 

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12. packing the test set

Now insert the closed and sealed sample tube (2) into the transport tube (5). Please close the transport tube (5) well and return it to the test set, discard the salt solution (3) and the transfer tube (4). Keep the slip of paper with your sample number in a safe place and DO NOT return it. Seal the box with the 2nd sealing adhesive. 

Pack the test set
13. Pack the test set

Please close the transport tube (5) well and return it to the test set, discard the salt solution (3) and the transfer tube (4). Keep the slip of paper with your sample number in a safe place and DO NOT return it. Seal the box with the 2. sealing glue. 

Send test set
14. Send test set

Depending on which variant you have chosen, the test set will now be returned to us. If you have chosen to pick up the test set via UPS, this will take place within the specified period. If you return your sample to us via the Austrian postal service, please put it as unfree "dangerous good" (we pay the postage). You also have the possibility to return your sample directly to us at Sandwirtgasse 12/2 in 1060 Vienna, Austria from Monday to Friday between 9 and 12 o'clock. 

Evaluation of your test
15. Evaluation of your test

As soon as we receive your sample, we need 24 hours to evaluate your result. You will be notified by e-mail as soon as the result is available (please also check your spam folder!). By entering your sample number you have access to your personal result.  This can be

  • positive
  • negative
  • indifferent (in case of wrong sample collection). 
After the result transmission you also have the possibility to purchase a travel certificate in case of a negative result. We are obliged to register your result in the Epidemic Reporting System.
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16. delivery of the test result within 1 working day

We guarantee a test result within 1 working day (Monday-Saturday). You will receive an email with a link. After clicking you will be asked to enter your sample number in our web app for verification. This will give you access to your result. If you need a certificate, you have the possibility to apply for it directly via the WebApp.