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Request Reference: 7924 Request Date: 24 Aug 2018
Request: ‘Thank you for this response. I confirm that I would like you to action this formal FOIA request to your department. I would like the following information. For a period of two years (from the 24.8.2016.) to the present. 1. How many penalty charge notices have been issued? 2. How many have been issued for claiming exemption from NHS prescription charges without a valid exemption certificate? 3. Of the number in 2. How many recipients of the penalty charge were subsequently found to have a medical condition which would have entitled them to free prescriptions had they applied for and been granted a medical exemption certificate? 4. What are the monetary values to your department of the figures in 1,2 and 3 above.’

Status: Complete
Response Date: 19 Sep 2018
Response: Please see attached response