NHS Prescription Charges changes from 1st April

Increase in NHS Prescription Charges from 1 April 2018

The following charges now apply:

  • Prescription charge (per item): £8.80
  • 3-month Prescription Prepayment Certificate: £29.10
    This saves money for anyone who has to pay for prescriptions and who requires more than 3 items per month.
  • 12-month Prescription Prepayment Certificate has not increased and remains at £104.00
    This saves money for anyone who has to pay for prescriptions and who requires 12 items or more in 12 months.