Prescription Charges

The NHS prescription charge in England is a flat-rate amount. If you require multiple medications, and you are not exempted, a prescription prepayment certificates (PPCs) can offer considerable savings. At present charges are:

  • Prescription (per item): £8.60
  • 12-month prepayment certificate (PPC): £104.00
  • 3-month PPC: £29.10

If you want to buy a PPC contact:

Further information about prescription exemptions and fees is available on the NHS England website

  • Prescription charges as per April 2017