NHS Charges

These charges apply in England only. In Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales prescriptions are free of charge.


Prescription (per item):                              £ 9.15

12-month prepayment certificate (PPC):  £105.90

3-month PPC:                                              £ 29.65


If you will have to pay for four or more prescription items in three months, or more than 15 items in 12 months, you may find it cheaper to buy a PPC.


Telephone advice and order line 0845 850 0030

General Public - Buy or Renew a PPC On-line

There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website

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