Primary Care Appeals decisions

We publish up to three years’ worth of decisions on appeals and disputes here.

Please note that in order to find a relevant decision for a particular application type users should enter specific wording rather than the regulation number.  For example “Current Need” for regulation 13 or “Unforeseen Benefit” for regulation 18.

If you would like to see any of the past decisions that are not available on the website, please email us at nhsr.appeals@nhs.net.

26139: Appeal against a breach notice

Function: Pharmaceutical performance related sanctions ICS/ICBS Region: South East

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (sanction): Pharmacy Bond

A Breach Notice dated 12 January 2024 was sent to Pharmacy Bond (“the Appellant”) in respect of G1 Governors House, 10 Alexandra Road, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 6BN.

26129: Application to change pharmacy opening hours

Function: Pharmaceutical (under 2012 & 2013 regulations) ICS/ICBS Region: North East and Yorkshire

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (entry): Sharief Healthcare Ltd t/a Allied Pharmacies

The Applicant has applied to the Commissioner to change the days and times at which it is obliged to provide pharmaceutical services at the above premises. The Applicant seeks to keep the total number of core opening hours the same while offering a different distribution of these hours during the week.

26136: Application to open a pharmacy in Dewsbury

Function: Pharmaceutical (under 2012 & 2013 regulations) ICS/ICBS Region: North East and Yorkshire

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (entry): MZS Locum Ltd

By application dated 1 April 2023, MZS Locum Ltd (“the Applicant”) applied to West Yorkshire ICB for inclusion in the pharmaceutical list at Unit 14, Sharp Street, Dewsbury, WF13 1QZ under Regulation 25.

26128: Application to change pharmacy opening hours

Function: Pharmaceutical (under 2012 & 2013 regulations) ICS/ICBS Region: Midlands

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (entry): Ask Chemist

The Applicant has applied to the Commissioner to change the days and times at which it is obliged to provide pharmaceutical services at the above premises. The Applicant seeks to reduce the total number of core opening hours while offering a different distribution of these hours during the week.

26137: Appeal against directed opening

Function: Pharmaceutical (under 2012 & 2013 regulations) ICS/ICBS Region: Midlands

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (entry): Boots UK Ltd

Relying on Paragraph 25 of Schedule 4, the Commissioner has requested that the Appellant open from 13:00 – 16:00 on 31 March 2024 (Easter Sunday).

26161: Appeal against directed opening

Function: Pharmaceutical (under 2012 & 2013 regulations) ICS/ICBS Region: Midlands

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (entry): Applegate Chemist

Relying on Paragraph 25 of Schedule 4, the Commissioner has requested that the Appellant open from 14:00 – 16:00 on Monday 1 April 2024.

26126: Application to open a pharmacy in Chesterfield

Function: Pharmaceutical (under 2012 & 2013 regulations) ICS/ICBS Region: Midlands

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB Pharmaceutical contractor (entry): Quality Care Health Ltd

By application dated 9 May 2023, Quality Care Health Ltd (“the Applicant”) applied to Derby and Derbyshire ICB for inclusion in the pharmaceutical list at Unit 101, Coney Green Business Centre, Clay Cross, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S45 9JW under Regulation 25.

26127: Dispute regarding UDA’s

Function: Dental ICS/ICBS Region: North East and Yorkshire

Decision making body: NHS England/ICB GDS contractor: Broom Road & College Road Dental Care

The Contractor has referred the dispute in relation to its General Dental Services (“GDS”) Contracts for dispute resolution under the provisions of Paragraph 55 of Schedule 3 of the National Health Service (General Dental Services Contracts) Regulations 2005 (the “Regulations”).