How to register with a GP

Everyone has a right to register with a GP (General Practitioner).
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How to register with a GP surgery

  • It's free to register.
  • You do not need proof of address or immigration status, ID or an NHS number.

You might be able to register with a GP surgery that's not in the area you live. Find out about registering with a GP surgery out of your area

GP surgeries are usually the first contact if you have a health problem. They can treat many conditions and give health advice. They can also refer you to other NHS services.

Registering with a GP

Find a GP that suits what you need. Some GP surgeries offer more services than others. You can look up GP surgeries to see what they offer and how they compare.

Find a GP

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