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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.

NHS Prescription Services news

End of the paper Drug Tariff in England

28th October 2020

From April 2021 the Drug Tariff will no longer be printed and distributed as a paper document.

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PEPS: Even earlier access to your monthly payment

26th October 2020

The Pharmacy Earlier Payment Scheme (PEPS) gives pharmacy contractors access to payment significantly earlier.

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Post payment verification process for General Practice accessing DHSC centrally supplied flu vaccines 2020/21

22nd October 2020

We’ll be carrying out a post payment verification process for centrally supplied flu vaccines.

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