Please ensure you make requests for prescriptions at least a few days before your medication runs out.
The surgery requires 2 working days (48hours) for repeat prescriptions to be furnished, however you should allow 5 working days from request to collection to allow the community pharmacies time to order and dispense your prescription.
Any requests for additional items, which are not on repeat, have to be authorised by the doctor. You should normally allow 5 working days for medication not on repeat.
In order to eliminate mistakes prescriptions may not be requested over the telephone but can be ordered online by registering for our online services. Alternatively repeat prescriptions can be ordered through your usual community pharmacy or via post.