If you need a sick note to evidence your illness, please complete the Sick/Fit Note triage.
Fit to Work Certificate
The quickest way to request a certificate is via e-consult, no need to call the surgery, simply request online.
Time period off work:
- 1-3 Days: No certificate is required unless the employer requests a private certificate. Some employers require a private certificate signed by a doctor for which a fee is payable.
- 4-6 days (including weekends): SC1 (self-certificate) available from the employer and completed by the patient. No fee. Some employers require a private certificate signed by a doctor for which a fee is payable.
- 7 days or more: Forms Med3, 4 or 5 may be required. Signed and provided by a doctor. No fee is required.