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NHS Prescription Services

NHS Prescription Services calculates the remuneration and reimbursement due to dispensing contractors across England.

Visit our NHS prescription charges section for information on prescription prepayment certificates, who gets free prescriptions and penalty charges.

Pharmacies, GP practices and appliance contractors

Prescribing, dispensing and payment information for dispensing contractors

CCGs, Area Teams and other providers

Guidance and information for Local Authorities and Providers

Manufacturers and suppliers

Guidance for manufacturers and suppliers of medicines, oxygen and appliances

Contact NHS Prescription Services

You can contact us online, or by phone or post. We are open Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm.

NHS Prescription Services news

Detailed Prescribing Information - is being decommissioned update February 2021

15th February 2021

The Detailed Prescribing Information (DPI) currently available in 

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COVID-19 vaccination payment for Primary Care Networks

11th February 2021

An updated version of this information is now available.

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COVID-19 vaccination payment declaration: January activity data queries

11th February 2021

We’re aware that some providers have raised queries about data for January activity.

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