From Monday 6th June 2016 the eligible age-range for the Scottish Cervical Screening Programme will change from 20 - 60yrs to 25 - 64yrs. Changes to the frequency of screening will also be introduced at the same time.
Women aged 25 - 50yrs will be routinely invited to arrange a screening test every 3yrs. However, women aged 50 - 64yrs will be routinely invited to arrange a screening test every 5yrs.
More information can be found in the NHS Inform website- http://www.nhsinform.co.uk/screening/cervical