Little Common Surgery 01424 847575
Old Town Surgery 01424 739420

Phone lines open 8.00am to 6.30pm

How to register

We have an open list and welcome requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area.

You can register by:

You will have a named, accountable doctor who is responsible for coordinating your care.

We recommend that new patients undertake a health check with a practice nurse.


Temporary patients

If you are not registered with the surgery you will be unable to see one of our doctors and you will need to call NHS 111 who can provide advice as to where to go for care and support.

If you are not registered but need treatment at the surgery you will need to complete a temporary registration form.

You can be registered as a temporary patient for up to three months. This means you can be registered with our practice and remain a patient of your permanent GP. After three months you will have to re-register as a temporary patient or permanently register with our practice.

The NHS website provides further information on registering as a temporary patient.


Non-English speakers

If English is not your first language and you require translation or interpreting services please let us know and this can be arranged at no cost to you.

For help with health information in other languages please see the NHS website.

Date published: 10th October, 2014
Date last updated: 18th July, 2023