Use this service to get your NHS number.
Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456. It is on any letter you receive from the NHS.
You do not need to know your NHS number to use NHS services, but it can be useful to have it.Information:
If you do not know your NHS number you can still:
- book a coronavirus vaccine (if you’ve been invited)
- get a coronavirus test on GOV.UK
- make medical appointments
Who can use this service
This service is for anyone living in England who has forgotten or does not know their NHS number.
You can use this service for someone else.
Before you start
We will ask for your name, date of birth and postcode. We will send a text, email or letter with your NHS number to you.
If you are using this service for someone else, enter their information. They will be sent their NHS number.