Prescribing by GP Practice

This page will be deleted on 5th August 2020 and is no longer being updated. 

To locate the Prescribing by GP Practice datasets, please use the following link:

To locate the Quarterly GP Practice Reference datasets, please use the following link:

Monthly Datasets

The release of the GP Prescribing data is dependent on the completion of pharmacy payment processes but will be published here on or before the 5th of each month.

Monthly Datasets for GP Prescribing by Practice

Related Information

Press release

 FAQs on GP Prescribing Data (PDF)

Explanatory notes on GP Prescribing Data (PDF)

Quarterly GP Practice Reference Files

BSO Information Unit publishes quarterly Official Statistics including Patient Numbers registered by Practice and associated trend data. Due to NI pre-release legislation this data will not be available ahead of official release.

Release of Quarterly GP Practice Reference Files will follow publication of BSO Official Statistics.

                                 April 2013            July 2013            October 2013

January 2014       April 2014            July 2014            October 2014

January 2015       April 2015            July 2015            October 2015

January 2016      April 2016            July 2016             October 2016

January 2017      April 2017            July 2017             October 2017

January 2018      April 2018           July 2018              October 2018

January 2019      April 2019           July 2019              October 2019

January 2020

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