Prescriptions Charges and Exemptions
In Scotland all prescription charges are currently free of charge. These charges below apply in England only.
- Prescription (per item): £7.65
- 12-month prepayment certificate (PPC): £104.00
- 3-month PPC: £29.10
If you will have to pay for four or more prescription items in three months, or more than 14 items in 12 months, you may find it cheaper to buy a PPC.
There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website