Collecting Prescriptions & Ordering Timeframes

If you would like someone to collect a prescription on your behalf, please let us know.  

Prescriptions are classed as part of your medical record and subject to Data Protection and Patient Confidentiality, therefore without the consent of a nominated person(s) to collect them in your absence, we will not be able to hand them over.  You only have to let us know once and we will add their details to your record.  If you wish to alter your nominated person(s) please let us know.

Prescription Request
(if requested after midday, please follow the next day guidance)
Date expected at pharmacy
(please allow time for dispensing at the pharmacy)
Monday =Wednesday
Tuesday =Thursday
Wednesday =Friday
Thursday =Monday
Friday =Tuesday
Saturday =Wednesday
Sunday =Wednesday

Please allow two full working days for prescriptions to be processed and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.

Please also order repeat prescriptions in good time prior to university vacations.