Drugs Payment Scheme

Under this scheme you will only have to pay a maximum amount of €134 per month for approved prescribed drugs or medicines for use by you or any member of your family. You must register for this scheme with your local Health Board.

The scheme covers you, your spouse/partner and children under 18 years or under 23 if in full-time education. A dependant with a physical or mental disability/illness living in the household who does not have a Medical Card and who is unable to fully maintain himself/herself, may be included regardless of age.

Last Updated: 08/03/2018