Your NHS Number
Your NHS number is unique to you. It helps healthcare staff and service providers identify you correctly and match your details to your health records.
Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456. It is on any letter you receive from the NHS.
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.