Please read this page carefully before starting.
To register online using our secure server please complete the information as fully and accurately as possible, otherwise the Health authority may have problems identifying you. The online form will not allow you to complete it until you have filled in all the compulsory fields but you can save it at any time & go back to it when you have the necessary information to complete and submit it.
We are a forward looking NHS general practice open to all students living within a six mile radius, and non-students living within a three mile radius
from the surgery.
Students at the University of Kent at Canterbury are invited to register with the University Medical Centre general practice. Student’s term-time address must be within our six mile radius, if you are a student and live outside this radius you need to register with a doctor nearer your term-time address.
NHS registration is open to both UK and overseas students whose course is over 5 calendar months in length. When you register your notes from your previous doctor (if in the UK) will be forwarded to us and we will take over responsibility for your health care needs. If your course is for 5 months or less you will be to access the NHS services as a temporary resident. Please contact the University Medical Centre or any other GP practice near where you are living in the UK.
Non-Student Patients are invited to register with the University Medical Centre. A Non-Student's address must be within our 3 mile radius boundary.
If you live outside this radius you will need to register with a doctor nearer your home.
Visitors from a countries without a reciprocal agreement may register as a Private Patient at the discretion of the Practice, but will be charged for consultations, prescriptions and treatment. To check if the country you have come from has an agreement or not please click here
If you are working at the University of Kent (Canterbury Campus) but are living outside our three mile catchment area you will need to register with a doctor near to your home address.
When you have read and understood all of the information on this page, click one of the buttons below to register.
Last updated: 30/04/2013