Join the practice

New Patient Registration

There are three simple ways you can register with us

  1. Use the NHS Register with a GP surgery service
  2. Complete our secure online registration forms
  3. Or alternatively you can come in to the practice and fill in a paper registration form


To register with the practice you need to be ordinarily resident in the UK and living within our catchment area. You can make an appointment once your registration has been accepted and approved. However, anyone in England can register with a GP surgery. You do not need proof of address or immigration status, ID or an NHS number.

Proof of ID is required if you would like access to online services - which we recommend. This will need to be photo ID (valid passport, current photo driving licence, Identity Card).

If your registration is accepted we will contact you to arrange the checking of your ID document.

When registering a child or young person under 16 years, please note that we highly recommend that all close family members are also registered with the practice.  This allows us to look after your family's health in the best way possible. 


Live within boundary area?

To be eligible to register at the practice, you must live within the practice catchment area.


Registration step by step

If you are within our catchment area and would like to register with the practice please read and complete the forms below.

If you are visiting the UK on a working visa, reception staff will need to see this. Registration documents need to be completed for each family member; children under the age of 16yrs have different forms.

Please do not be offended if reception staff are unable to complete your registration due to insufficient documentation.

Once registered you will be able to make appointments – this may take up to one week.


The forms will let us know about any illnesses you may have had and provide us with a view of your general state of health. You will also be able to ask any questions or raise any concerns you may have. Please bring with you any medication that you are taking.

About These Forms

  •       You should only complete these forms if you are sure that you are eligible to join this practice.
  •       Submitting these forms will NOT automatically register you with the surgery.
  •       Your details will be held at the surgery for a limited period of time. 
  •       Submitting these forms does NOT guarantee or even imply that you will be accepted onto the practice register

Please note that by using these forms you will be sending information about yourself across the Internet. Whilst every effort is made to keep this information secure, you should be aware that we cannot offer any guarantees of absolute privacy.


Temporary Residents

To register as a temporary patient, please contact the practice.  We do not have to accept all temporary patients and we may decide to offer emergency treatment instead.  We cannot register you as a temporary patient if you live in the area and are already registered at another practice.

You can be registered as a temporary patient for up to three months if you are staying with someone who is already registered at our practice. This will allow you to be on the local practice list and still remain a patient of your permanent GP. After three months you will have to re-register as a temporary patient or permanently register with the practice.

Learn more about registering as a temporary resident