Prescription Charges

An up to date list of prescription charges as per March 2021

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 are:

  • Prescription (per item): £9.35
  • 12-month prepayment certificate (PPC): £108.10
  • 3-month PPC: £30.25

If you want to buy a PPC you can do this by:

Further information about prescription exemptions and fees is available on the NHS England website.