Have always been we eligible to prescriptions that are free?

You may get free NHS prescriptions if, during the time the prescription is dispensed, you:

  • are 60 or over
  • are under 16
  • are 16 to 18 plus in full-time education
  • are expecting or experienced a baby in the last 12 months while having a legitimate maternity exemption certification (MatEx)
  • have specified condition and have a legitimate medical exemption certification (MedEx)
  • have actually an ongoing real impairment that prevents you heading out without assistance from someone and also a legitimate MedEx
  • hold a legitimate war retirement exemption certificate additionally the prescription is for your accepted impairment
  • are an NHS inpatient

You are additionally eligible to free prescriptions in the event that you or your lover (including partner that is civil get, or perhaps you're beneath the chronilogical age of 20 while the dependant of somebody getting:

  • Income Help
  • income-based Jobseeker's Allowance
  • income-related Employment and Help Allowance
  • Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
  • Universal Credit and meet the requirements