Urgent care centres

For advice on a health problem, call 111, free from any phone, 24 hours a day seven days a week.

Find a local Urgent Care Centre in London here.

NHS Urgent Care Centres provide access to assessment and treatment if you need help with a health problem that is urgent, but not life-threatening.

Minor health problems such as coughs and colds can be treated by your local pharmacist. 

Find your nearest pharmacy in London here.

Urgent Care Centres offer assessment and treatment for health conditions such as:

  • Minor burns or scalds
  • Minor head injuries
  • Skin infections or animal bites
  • Suspected broken bones, sprains and strains
  • Eye infections or minor eye injuries

Urgent Care Centres are not appropriate for:

  • Non-urgent treatment that could be treated by your GP
  • Routine services such as blood tests or wound dressing / suture removal