Prescription prepayment certificates (PPC) are available in England and they can save you money.
Prescription costs as of April 1 2017
- The current prescription charge is £8.60
- A three monthly PPC is £29.10. This saves you money if you need four or more items in three months.
Find out more about the prescription prepayment certificate<http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/Healthcosts/Pages/PPC.aspx>.
There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website<http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/Healthcosts/Pages/Prescriptioncosts.aspx>