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Drug Tariff Part VIII

Detailed information on Part VIII of the Drug Tariff. 

Category M prices

Changes to Category M reimbursement prices in Part VIIIA of the Drug Tariff

As part of the delivery of non-recurrent additional investment into funding of the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework of £100 million over the 2 financial years 2022 to 2023 and 2023 to 2024 to be delivered by medicine margin, Category M December reimbursement prices have received an upward adjustment.

Category M Prices - December 2022 (Excel:53KB)

Category M Prices - December 2022 (CSV:41KB)

Previous copies of Category M prices

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 October 2022, medicine margin will be adjusted upwards by £6.7 million per quarter (circa 2.23 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 3 October 2022 (Excel: 54KB)

Category M Prices - Quarter 3 October 2022 (CSV: 41KB)​​​​​​

The Department of Health and Social Care has announced the Cat M prices which will apply to prescriptions from 1 July 2022.

Category M Prices - Quarter 2 July 2022 (Excel: 54KB)

Category M Prices - Quarter 2 July 2022 (CSV: 41KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 1 April 2022 (Excel: 45KB)

Category M Prices - Quarter 1 April 2022 (CSV: 41KB)

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 January 2022, medicine margin will be adjusted downwards by £49.3 million per quarter (circa £16.4 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 4 January 2022 (Excel: 47KB)

Category M Prices - Quarter 4 January 2022 (CSV: 41KB)

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 October 2021, medicine margin will be adjusted downwards by £26.8 million per quarter (circa £8.9 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 3 October 2021 (Excel:55KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 3 October 2021 (CSV:40KB)

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 July 2021, medicine margin will be adjusted downwards by £48.9 million per quarter (circa £16.3 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 2 July 2021 (Excel:46KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 2 July 2021 (CSV:40KB)

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 April 2021, medicine margin will be adjusted upwards by £10.4 million per quarter (circa £3.47 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 1 April 2021 (updated) (Excel:48KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 1 April 2021 (updated) (CSV:40KB)​​​​​​

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 January 2021, medicine margin will be adjusted upwards by £27.2 million per quarter (£9.07 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 4 January 2021 (Excel:40KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 4 January 2021 (CSV:40KB)

The Department of Health and Social Care is announcing that from 1 October 2020, medicine margin will be adjusted downwards by £23.3 million per quarter (£7.77 million per month) through Category M reimbursement prices.

Category M Prices - Quarter 3 October 2020 (Excel:41KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 2 July 2020 (Excel:41KB)​​​​​​

Category M reimbursement prices are being increased by £15 million per month from 1 June 2020. This is outside of the usual 3 monthly cycle for Category M reimbursement price updates.Category M Prices - June 2020 (Excel:40KB)​​Category M Prices - Quarter 1 April 2020 (updated) (Excel: 40KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 4 January 2020 (Excel: 40KB)​​​​​​Category M Prices - Quarter 3 October 2019 (Excel: 40KB)

Category M reimbursement prices are being amended from 1 August 2019.

This is outside of the usual 3 monthly cycle, where Category M reimbursement prices are updated because the Department of Health and Social Care, with the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee’s agreement, is increasing Category M reimbursement prices by £15 million per month.

 

This is informed by medicine margin survey and will be kept under review.

Category M Prices - August 2019 (Excel: 39KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 2 July 2019 (Excel: 40KB)Category M Prices - Quarter 1 April 2019 (Excel: 39KB)

Part VIIIA

The Department of Health and Social Care has announced the Part VIIIA prices which will apply to prescriptions from 1 December 2022.

December 2022 (Excel: 266KB)December 2022 (CSV: 444KB)

​​​​​Previous copies of the Drug tariff Part VIIIA:

November 2022 (Excel: 270KB)November 2022 (CSV: 444KB)​​​​October 2022 (Excel: 265KB)

October 2022 (CSV: 444KB)

September 2022 (Excel: 263KB)

September 2022 (CSV: 444KB)

August 2022 (Excel: 261KB)August 2022 (CSV: 442KB)July 2022 (Excel: 220KB)July 2022 (CSV: 385KB)June 2022 (Excel:224KB)June 2022 (CSV:385KB

​​​​​May 2022 (Excel:219KB)

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Part VIIID

The Department of Health and Social Care has announced the Part VIIID prices which will apply to prescriptions from 1 November 2022.

November 2022 (Updated)(Excel:21KB)

​​​​November 2022 (CSV:5KB)

Previous copies of Part VIIID:

August 2022 (Updated)(Excel:20KB)August 2022 (CSV:5KB)​​​​​​

May 2022 (Updated)(Excel:20KB)

May 2022 (CSV:4KB)

March 2022 (Updated)(Excel:22KB)March 2022 (CSV:4KB)

March 2022 (Excel: 18KB)