Lyme disease - tick submittal


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New Canaan residents can submit ticks to the Health Department (77 Main Street, Lower Level) Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 3:30pm.

  • Please fill out tick submission form (available at Health Department or online).  Click here for form.
  • Tick needs to be placed in a small plastic vial for mailing – available at Health Department.
  • Tick results will come via email – time frame depends upon how busy state lab is.


Alternatively you can bring your tick specimen to the Greenwich Lab. There is a fee. 
Please call 203- 622-7843 for more information.
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