here to download a pdf of the repeat prescription form for you to
complete and bring into any Boots store.
What is it?
The Boots Free Repeat Prescriptions Service is a convenient way to
collect your repeat prescriptions, saving you time and extra trips to
To arrange it instore, all you need to do is provide us with your
completed repeat slip, then fill out a simple form and we will liaise
with your GP surgery to order and collect your repeat prescription. You
can then pop in to your chosen Boots store and collect your medicines.
What are the benefits?
Aside from being free and simple to arrange, there are many benefits to
using the Boots Free Repeat Prescriptions Service instore:
It saves you time – there’s no longer a need to go to
your GP each time your prescription is due, and you can collect your
medicines and order for next month in a single visit
You’re in control – if your prescription order
changes or you need to order medicines that are not needed regularly,
just let us know and we’ll manage your request
It’s flexible to suit you – you can collect your
medicines from one of 2500 Boots Pharmacies at a time convenient for
We’ll keep you informed – don’t worry about missing
reviews with your GP; your doctor will tell us if you need an
appointment for a review and then we’ll let you know
Common questions and concerns answered
What if my prescription/medicines change or I need to order a
Don’t worry; if your medicines change, simply let us know and we can
manage this for you.
What if I’m on holiday or going to be away?
We’ll make this easy for you and can order your medicines in advance, or
even arrange for you to collect your medicines from another Boots store
that may be more convenient. Again, just let us know and we’ll take care
I’m worried that I might miss my review with my doctor, or that they
won’t know what is happening with my medicines.
This is an understandable concern, but one that our Free Repeat
Prescription Service can address for you. You still visit your GP for
your reviews and your doctor will tell us if you need to see them, so
we’ll pass this information on to you when you collect your medicines.
What you don’t need to do is to keep going to the surgery every time to
order and collect your repeat prescription.
Do I have to collect my medication on the day I request when I join
the Free Repeat Prescription Service?
Your medicines will be ready and waiting for collection on the day you
have requested. Don’t worry if you can’t collect on that date; we’ll
keep them for you. If you need to collect your medicines before that
date then you will need to contact our team instore so that they can
arrange it for you.
Online Repeat Prescription Service
If you’d like to manage your repeat prescriptions online, as well as
receive email and SMS reminders and notifications, we also offer an online
Repeat Prescription Service. This service also offers more
flexibility over how and where you pick up your medicines or have them
delivered to you.
To find out more about the online Repeat Prescription Service, click