Developing the national tariff

Updates on the development of the NHS payment system, including news on payment systems in development, the current national tariff payment system and supporting information, and access to past tariffs.

Latest news

2019/20 tariff published

The 2019/20 National Tariff Payment System has been published and takes effect from 1 April 2019. We have also updated the templates to be used for locally determined prices.

Give feedback on the development of the 2019/20 tariff

We are keen to understand stakeholders’ experience of the development of the 2019/20 tariff, and where there are opportunities to make improvements. 

This survey asks for your feedback on engagement with proposals, the organisation-level impact analysis reports and the final published tariff. It will be open until 3 May 2019.

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Current payment system, guidance and support

Access to past national tariffs

The national tariff payment system replaced the previous Payment by Results system from 2014/15. Below you can download all formal documents and policies from each previous tariff year. All consultation and other supporting documents are also available, please contact pricing@improvement.nhs.uk if you wish to access any of these.

National tariff 2016/17: documents and policies ZIP, 20.6 MB

National tariff 2016/17: documents and policies

National tariff 2015/16: documents and policies ZIP, 30.9 MB

National tariff 2015/16: documents and policies

National tariff 2014/15: documents and policies ZIP, 9.3 MB

National tariff 2014/15: documents and policies

Contact us

If you have any questions on any aspect of the tariff please email pricing@improvement.nhs.uk.

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