You may request a repeat prescription by:
We do not accept telephone requests as errors could easily be made.
Your prescription may take up to 72 hours (excluding weekends and bank holidays). A full policy is available from the Practice Manager on request.
If you have lost your repeat request counterfoil please write your name and address and the name of your medication on a piece of paper and place this in the box on the reception desk in the usual way or in the letterbox situated outside of the main entrance. You must always allow at least 2 working days for your prescription to be processed and longer at busy times such as Christmas, Easter and Bank Holidays.
If you leave your request on Friday afternoon or Saturday morning it may not be ready for collection until Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday.
- Received Monday - Collect Wednesday
- Received Tuesday - Collect Thursday
- Received Wednesday - Collect Friday
- Received Thursday - Collect Monday
- Received Friday - Collect Tuesday
- Received Saturday/Sunday - Collect Wednesday
Please be advised when an URGENT prescription is received into the surgery it is not always possible for same day collection.
Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner, practice nurse or clinical pharmacist at least once a year to review these regular medications and notification should appear on your repeat slip.
Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.
Prescriptions Charges and Exemptions
For information on prescriptions charges and exemptions from prescription changes please visit www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/help-with-health-costs/get-help-with-prescription-costs
Please allow two full working days for prescriptions to be processed and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.
Information submitted through secure forms is used only for the purposes of processing your request. We may
be in touch with you in relation to the information submitted.
All Information submitted through secure forms is secured with a private key and is accessed over a secure
connection by nominated staff. We have a strict confidentiality policy.
This information is not shared with any third party organisations.
This information is retained for up to 28 days.
Should you have any concerns about sending your personal details using the web,
please use one of the alternative methods offered by our organisation.