National Health Service (NHS) 

Advice about using the NHS if you’re planning to move to England.

The Immigration Health Surcharge pays for access to NHS healthcare servicesIt does not cover individual treatment costs such as prescriptions, dental treatment, sight tests.


 This animation explains the entitlements to NHS services and to vaccination for migrants in England and is aimed at healthcare professionals who support migrants in their practice.

Medical Emergencies 

Health Emergencies In case of life-threatening emergencies requiring immediate medical care, dial 999 and request an ambulance. If you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do, call 111 or visit the NHS 111 website where you can speak to an adviser.  

NHS Online 111 

NHS 111 online allows patients to get urgent healthcare online. It also helps to manage the increasing demand on NHS 111 telephone services. For more information – Click Here


NHS Surcharge Costs

You are required to pay for healthcare as part of your immigration application this is known as the NHS Surcharge. For more information – Click Here