Non-NHS Services and Private Fees
Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the below.
The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
|List of private fees|
|Simple Vehicle Exam||£95.00||Taxi and private hire||Patient pays|
|Full Vehicle Exam||£120.00||HGV, PSV and some minicab||Patient pays|
|Private Sick Note||£25.00||Sick notes within 7 days and ‘Fit to Work’ letters||Patient pays|
|Other ‘Fit’ letters||£25.00||Exercise, travel, school||Patient pays|
|“To whom it may concern” letter||£30.00||Patient pays|
|Recreational diving statement||£65.00||Some GPs will be unwilling to do these||Patient pays|
|Firearms license||£35.00||Patient pays|
|Private Prescription fee||£15.00||Patient pays|
|Certificate of Existence (for identity purposes)||£25.00||Patient pays|
|Insurance Forms (iGPR)||£104.00||Insurance company usually pays|
|Insurance Forms (supplementary request)||£50.00||Insurance company usually pays|
|Other uncategorised fees||£120 per 30 minutes
£240 per 60 minutes
|Total cost dependant on GP time spent||Patient pays|
|Private Health Insurance Form fees||£40||Patient pays - some companies, like BUPA, will reimburse the patient up to a certain amount.|
|List of private vaccinations - Vaccine (Brand name)|
|Vaccine||Price: Single Vaccine||Price: Full Course||Immunisation Schedule and notes|
|Hepatitis B Adult (EnergixB)||£65||£195||3 doses (0, 1 and 6 months)|
|Hepatitis B Paediatric (EnergixB Junior)||£50||£150||3 doses (0, 1 and 6 months)|
|Meningitis ACWY (Nimenrix)||£82||£82||Single dose|
|Oral Cholera (Dukoral)||£36.50||£73||2 doses (0 and 1-6 weeks) 2 years and older|
|Rabies (Rabipur)||£85||£255||3 doses (0, 7, 21 days)|
|Yellow Fever||Not available here||Contact Yellow Fever Site|
|Influenza (brand name differs)||£25||£25||Single dose|
|Pneumonia Private (Pneumovax)||£42||£42||Single dose|
|Pneumonia Private (Prevenar 13)||£70||£70||Single dose|
|Hepatitis A (Avaxim)||£75||£75||Travel Vaccinationm ONLY FIRST EVER Hep A available on NHS thereafter private|
|Shingles Vaccine (Zostavax)||£190||£190||Single|
|Shingles Vaccine (Shingrix)||£230||£460||2 doses (0, 2-6 months)|
|Varicella (Varivax or Varilrix)||£80||£160||Children (12 months to 12 years of age): If a second dose is administered, there should be a minimum interval of 3 months between doses.
Adolescents (≥13 years of age) and Adults: 2 doses, to be administered with a minimum interval of 4 weeks between doses.
|Japanese Encephalitis (Ixiaro)||£90||£180||0, 28 days|
|Meningitis B||£150||£300||Infants 2-5 months of age, three doses of 0.5 ml each at one month apart
Infants 6-11 months of age, two doses of 0.5ml each two months apart.
Children 12-23 months of age, two doses of 0.5ml each two months apart.
Children 2 – 10 years, two doses of 0.5ml each, two months apart.
Adolescents (11 years of age upwards) and adults two doses of 0.5ml one month apart.
There are no data in adults above 50 years of age.
|Hepatitis A + B (Twinrix)||£70||£210||0 -1 – 6 months - rapid protection in adults (18 years and above), use 0, 7 and 21 days schedule|
|Hepatitis A and B Child (Twinrix Paediatric)||£55||£165||0, 1 and 6 months|
|Typhoid||£50||£50||Needs booster every 3 years Travel Vaccination - ONLY FIRST EVER Typhoid available on NHS thereafter private|
|HPV Vaccination (Gardasil 9)||£200||£400||2 doses (0 and 6-24 months)|