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NHS Prescription Services

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

Patients and the public

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

Pharmacies, GP practices and appliance contractors

Prescribing, dispensing and payment information for dispensing contractors

CCGs, Area Teams and other providers

Information technology

Guidance and information for Local Authorities and Providers

Manufacturers and suppliers

Medicines and devices

Guidance for manufacturers and suppliers of medicines, oxygen and appliances

NHS Prescription Services news

Changes To Proof Of Exemption

21st February 2018

Plastic cards as proof of exemption from prescription charges will soon be phased out and replaced with paper

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National approach to NMS PPV to start in January 2018

11th January 2018

The NHSBSA, NHS England and PSNC have agreed a briefing about the post-payment verification of payments to

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Medicines Optimisation Dashboard released

8th January 2018

The December 2017 Medicines Optimisation Dashboard is now available.

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