Perscription Fees

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


Prescription (per item) - £9.00


12 month prepayment certificate - £104.00


3 month prepayment certificate - £29.10

If you are likely to have to pay for four or more prescription items in three months or more than 14 items in 12 months you may find it cheaper to buy a Prepayment Certificate (PPC)

For more information on PPC’s please telephone the advice and order line – 0845 850 0030

Buy or re-new your PPC on-line 

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