Developing the national tariff


Updates on the development of the NHS payment system.

Latest news

We have recently published a non-mandatory price list to support trusts to collect upfront payment from overseas visitors who are not entitled to free NHS elective care. This indicative price list is to support providers in upfront charging.

Timeline for the tariff

We are currently working with NHS England to develop our policies for the 2019 national tariff.  

Our plan Estimated date
Engagement on 2019 policy proposal mid-late May 2018 (tbc)
Statutory consulation September 2018 (tbc)

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