Prescription charges

An up to date list of prescription charges as per April 2017 The NHS prescription charge in England is a flat-rate amount. If you require multiple medications, and you are not exempted, a prescription prepayment certificates (PPCs) can offer considerable savings. At present charges (correct June 2018) are:
  • Prescription (per item): £8.80
  • 12-month prepayment certificate (PPC): £104.00
  • 3-month PPC: £29.10
If you want to buy a PPC contact: Further information about prescription exemptions and fees is available on the NHS England website.