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Prescriptions: Fees and Charges

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 43604, tabled on 6 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether he plans to increase the upper age exemption for prescription fees in England.

Answered on

14 September 2021

The Department’s consultation on aligning the upper age prescription charge with state pension age closed on 3 September. Responses to the consultation are currently being analysed.