Prescription Fees

Prescription prepayment certificates (PPC) are available in England and they can save you money.

Prescription costs as of April 2018:

  • £8.80 per item (£17.60 per pair of elastic hosiery)
  • Three-month PPC – £29.10; this will save you money if you need more than three prescribed items in three months
  • 12-month PPC – £104.00; this will save you money if you need more than 12 prescribed items in a year

Find out more about the prescription prepayment certificate.

http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/Healthcosts/Pages/PPC.aspx

 

If you choose the 12 month PPC this is available to pay by 10 monthly direct debit instalments.