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Prescription Charges increase from 01/04/2021 Posted on 6 Apr 2021

The Government has decided that prescription charges in England will rise to £9.35 per item from April 1 2021.

A prescription prepayment certificate (PPC) could save you money on NHS prescription costs:

  • a 3-month PPC costs £30.25
  • a 12-month PPC is £108.10

Find out how to save money with a PPC

Some people are entitled to free prescriptions, including people aged 60 and over and aged under 16. See Who can get free prescriptions? for more information


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