If you incorrectly claim free NHS prescriptions or free or reduced cost dental treatment, you're at risk of getting a Penalty Charge Notice.
NHS penalty charges
Pay or challenge by the deadline on your letter, or you may get a surcharge of up to £50.
Don't assume you're entitled to claim free NHS prescriptions or free or reduced cost dental treatment.
How we calculate penalty charges, why you got an enquiry letter or Penalty Charge Notice, and why we send them
NHS penalty charges news
National campaign launches urging patients to ‘Check Before You Tick’ for free prescriptions10th September 2018
Nationwide campaign launches today to help people understand their eligibility for free prescriptions.Read more