Prescriptions

Detailing form submission, retrieval, ordering, guidance on prescription print security and barcode tracking.

Submission

Covering best practice and handy tips on prescription submission. 

Find out more about prescription submission

Retrieval 

Obtain a copy of a submitted prescription.

Find out more about prescription retrieval

Ordering 

Providing a list of prescription order forms, timescales and delivery details.

Find out more about prescription ordering

Prescription tracker

Track prescription forms using the barcode number. 

Access our prescription tracker

Security of Prescription Form Guidance 

(Updated April 2020)

Ensuring the security of prescription forms is a key area of action for NHS Scotland. NHS National Services Scotland has developed this guidance document to provide NHS Boards in Scotland with a framework for the development of policies, procedures and systems to ensure the security of prescription forms against theft and abuse.

Download the Security of Prescription Form Guidance document (PDF 472KB)

Form CDRF (CP) *for pharmacies only*

The private requisition form for schedules 1, 2 and 3 controlled drugs being transferred between pharmacies

Download the CDRF (CP) form (PDF 386KB)