The NHS app, which is a simple and secure way to access a range of services, is owned and run by the NHS.

The app can be used to:

How to download the NHS app and set-up an NHS login

To download the app, please click here.

Please follow the guidance below on how to set-up an NHS login. To do this you will need an email address and a mobile phone number.

  • Enter your email address.
  • Create a secure password.
  • A six-digit security code will be sent to your email. You will be asked to enter this code into the app to verify your email address.
  • You will be asked to give your mobile phone number. Another six-digit security code will be sent via text message to your mobile phone. Please be aware, a security code will be sent to your mobile phone every time you log-in, unless you select ‘Remember this device and stop sending security codes’.
  • You will be asked to enter your NHS number - this is the best chance of matching you to your NHS record. However, if you do not know it, you can enter your full name instead.
  • Enter your date-of-birth.
  • You will be asked to provide the postcode your practice has on record for you.
  • To use the NHS app you must agree to the terms of use, privacy policy and cookies policy. You should read these carefully before continuing.

To access some of the app’s services, you may need to provide additional information to prove who you are. Further information is available here.