Patients can ask to register with the Practice on a permanent or a temporary basis.
ACCEPTING POSTCODES – We accept patients from the following postcode areas: G1.1, G1.5, G21.1, G21.2, G21.3, G21.4, G31.2, G31.3, G32.6, G33.2, G4.0.
All patients wishing to register permanently require to complete a registration form (GPR). All patients aged over 5 years should also complete a new patient medical form and those under 5 years an immunisation record form.
Patients wishing to register on a temporary basis will be asked to complete temporary resident form – this will only be necessary if the patient is seeking an appointment.
It’s easiest and quickest to register online:
In accordance with Greater Glasgow and Clyde recommendations, if possible all new patients should present two forms of identification which proves residency and authenticates their identity. This is required to reduce and prevent fraudulent attempts to obtain or misuse NHS care. Overseas visitors may be asked for additional information to prove NHS entitlementm such as a wage slip or proof of address.
One form of identity must ideally be photographic such as:
- Drivers Licence
- Official ID card from Public Services body
- Student matriculation card (current year)
Other documents for prove of residency that are acceptable are:
- Recent utility bill (within last 3 months)
- Council Tax document
- Television Licence
- Payslips (last two months)
- Rent book/agreement (Public Body or Private Landlord)
- Bank Statement (Name and address section only required)
- Solicitors Letter- (Clearly showing name and address)
If unable to provide photographic evidence then you must present one of the above and one of the following:-
- Birth Certificate
- Marriage Certificate
- DivorceAnnulment Papers.
N.B. The above list is not exhaustive and staff are entitled to ask for further proof if required. Please note you will not be registered with the practice if you cannot provide the documents required to prove NHS eligibility.
Patients from Overseas
There are laid down guidelines for patients from overseas which vary depending on the country of origin. Additional/Other documentation may be required in these circumstances – the Practice Manager or Reception Staff can advise.