Repeat prescriptions can be ordered in the following ways:
- By post. Send us your computerised slip marking the items required, together with a stamped self addressed envelope.
- Personally. Leave your printed slip in the prescription boxes which are provided at each surgery. These will be processed ready for collection.
- By chemist. Some of the local chemists are happy to order, collect and prepare your repeat medication themselves. If you wish to use this facility you will need to make arrangements directly with the chemist of your choice.
- Online via this website
- Prescription requests handed in before 10.30am between Monday and Friday will be ready for collection within 48 hours
REPEAT PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS ARE NOT ACCEPTED OVER THE TELEPHONE.
IF YOU REQUIRE A THIRD PARTY TO COLLECT YOUR PRESCRIPTION YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE A CONSENT FORM STATING WHO IT WILL BE. THEY WILL NEED TO BRING PROOF OF IDENTIFICATION WITH THEM WHEN COLLECTING ON YOUR BEHALF.
YOU CAN NOMINATE MORE THAN ONE PERSON. IT WILL BE ADDED TO YOUR RECORD UNTIL YOU ADVISE US OTHERWISE.
THERE ARE SOME MEDICATIONS WHICH WILL NO LONGER BE AVAILABLE ON REPEAT PRESCRIPTION. IF YOU REQUEST SOMETHING SUCH AS STRONG PAIN MEDICATION WHICH HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN ON REPEAT. YOU MAY BE ASKED TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT WITH A GP TO DISCUSS THIS AND THE FUTURE ISSUING OF IT.