Your NHS Number
What is my NHS Number?
Everyone registered with the NHS in England and Wales has their own unique NHS Number. Your NHS Number is printed on your medical card given to you when you register with a GP practice.
Your NHS Number helps healthcare staff to find your health records.
Where can I find my NHS Number?
- Registered with a GP in England, or living in England but not registered with a GP?
The national NHS website provides information about how to find your NHS Number.
- Registered with a GP in Wales, or living in Wales but not registered with a GP?
The NHS Direct Wales website provides information about how to find your NHS Number