Doctors do not have to issue sick notes for the first seven days of sickness. You should obtain a Self-Certificate Form SC2 from your employer.
If you require a certificate for the first seven days from your doctor, please ask, in writing, for a private sick note for which a fee is payable. A receipt will be issued for this. If you are still ill after six days, ask your doctor for a NHS sick note.
Please note that a doctor cannot usually issue a certificate unless they have seen you, or spoken to you about the problem
Use Patient Access or the NHS App to book an appointment, order repeat prescriptions and view your medical record.
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