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This is the basic formula we use to calculate your payments which is then subject to amendments by your Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
 
Basic price of drug (as listed in BNF, DM+D or Drug Tariff)
-
Discount
+
VAT Allowance for personally administered items only
+
Dispensing fee
 =
Total

The VAT Allowance that is reimbursed will be at the current rate for that dispensing month, which is currently at 20%.

Please note we calculate the dispensing fees for both PMS and GMS practices however CCG's pay these to GMS practices only. If you are a PMS practice you will need to contact your local CCG as they may make an alternative payment.


Discount

 


Total basic price per month - £ bandwidth

New discount rate %
1 to 2000 3.17
2001 to 4000 5.93
4001 to 6000 7.21
6001 to 8000 8.06
8001 to 10 000 8.68
10 001 to 12 000 9.19
12 001 to 14 000 9.60
14 001 to 16 000 9.97
16 001 to 18 000 10.29
18 001 to 20 000 10.57
20 001 to 22 000 10.82
22 001 to 24 000 11.03
24 001 and above 11.18

 
Fees

Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1 April 2022:

Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands

Prices per prescription in pence

Up to 457

224.5

458 – 573

221.3

574 – 689

218.4

690 – 802

215.6

803 – 918

213

919 – 1031

210.8

1032 – 1433

208.5

1434 – 2006

206.6

2007 – 2292

204.8

2293 – 2866

203.2

2867 – 3438

201.8

3439 – 4012

200.6

4013 – 4583

199.5

4584 and over

198.8

Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1 October 2021:

Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands

Prices per prescription in pence

Up to 457

194.8

458 – 573

192

574 – 689

189.5

690 – 802

187.1

803 – 918

184.8

919 – 1031

182.9

1032 – 1433

180.9

1434 – 2006

179.3

2007 – 2292

177.7

2293 – 2866

176.3

2867 – 3438

175.1

3439 – 4012

174.1

4013 – 4583

173.1

4584 and over

172.5

Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1 April 2021:

Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands

Prices per prescription in pence

Up to 461

230.7

462 - 577

227.4

578 - 694

224.4

695 - 809

221.5

810 - 925

218.9

926 - 1039

216.6

1040 - 1444

214.3

1445 - 2022

212.3

2023 - 2310

210.4

2311 - 2888

208.8

2889 - 3465

207.4

3466 - 4044

206.1

4045 - 4618

205.0

4619 and over

204.3


Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1st October 2020:

Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands

Prices per prescription in pence
Up to 461 256.2
462 - 577 252.5
578 - 694 249.2
695 - 808 246.0
809 - 925 243.1
926 - 1039 240.5
1040 - 1444 238.0
1445 - 2022 235.8
2023 - 2310 233.7
2311 - 2888 231.9
2889 - 3465 230.3
3466 - 4044 228.9
4045 - 4618 227.7
4619 and over 226.9


Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1st April 2020 to 30th September 2020

Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands

Prices per prescription in pence
Up to 456 221.0
457 - 570 217.9
571 - 686 215.0
687 - 799 212.3
800 - 914 209.7
915 - 1027 207.5
1028 - 1427 205.3
1428 - 1999 203.4
2000 - 2284 201.4
2285 - 2855 200.0
2856 - 3425 198.7
3426 - 3997 197.5
3998 - 4565 196.5
4566 and over 195.7


Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1st October 2019 to 31st March 2020

Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands

Prices per prescription in pence
Up to 456 198.5
457 - 570 195.7
571 - 686 193.1
687 - 799 190.7
800 - 914 188.4
915 - 1027 186.4
1028 - 1427 184.4
1428 - 1999 182.7
2000 - 2284 181.1
2285 - 2855 179.7
2856 - 3425 178.5
3426 - 3997 177.4
3998 - 4565 176.5
4566 and over 175.8


Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1st April 2019 to 30th September 2019


Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands
 

Prices per prescription in pence
Up to 456 230.8
457 - 570 227.5
571 - 686 224.5
687 - 799 221.6
800 - 914 219.0
915 - 1027 216.7
1028 - 1427 214.4
1428 - 1998 212.4
1999 - 2283 210.5
2284 - 2854 208.9
2855 - 3424 207.4
3425 - 3996 206.2
3997 - 4564 205.1
4565 and over 204.4


Annex G of the Statement of Financial Entitlement states that the following table will be used to calculate the dispensing fees from 1 October 2018 to 31st March 2019


Total prescriptions calculated separately for each individual dispensing practitioner, in bands
 

Prices per prescription in pence
Up to 456 246.7
457 - 570 243.1
571 - 686 240.0
687 - 799 236.9
800 - 914 234.1
915 - 1027 231.6
1028 - 1427 229.1
1428 - 1998 227.0
1999 - 2283 225.0
2284 - 2854 223.3
2855 - 3424 221.7
3425 - 3996 220.4
3997 - 4564 219.3
4565 and over 218.4