Non NHS Services

Private Work Fees

Non-NHS services include medical examinations for HGV and taxi licensing, employment medicals, fitness to travel, passport applications, housing letters and other such letters that require a doctor’s verification.

Fees are payable for these services. A list of charges is shown below:

Non-NHS Medical Reports/Examinations Price List 2017-2018



Straightforward certificates of fact


Malaria private prescriptions


More Complex Certificates


Private sick note (incapacity certificate) required by patient for presentation to an employer except for those which the doctor is obliged to provide for statutory sick pay purposes


Accident or sickness insurance certificate – short certificate of incapacity
without examination for patient to claim under accident or sickness insurance


Freedom from infection certificate, eg for school, travel or employment


Validation of private medical insurance (PMI) claim form, to support a claim
for benefit in connection with private medical insurance, or completion of a
pre-treatment form


Health club brief written report to certify that a patient is fit for exercise for private gym


School fees and holiday insurance certificates


Report on a pro forma, no examination (e.g. 20 minutes) 
e.g. marathon form  


Written report without examination, providing a detailed opinion and statement on the condition of the patient (e.g. 30 minutes) e.g. taxi


Driving medical (public carriage office examination