Doctor’s Sick / Fit Note for more than 7 days

If you have been ill for more than 7 days you will need a doctor’s certificate. These certificates are called ‘Fitness To Work’ Certificates.

The doctor may call you or arrange for an appointment.

If you have already been seen by your Doctor about this illness your certificate will be sent to you within a week.

Sick / Fit Note Request

Sick / Fit Note Request

If this is a new illness, have you completed a self certification note (it will cover the first 7 days of your illness)? *

Please visit Self Certification Sick/Fit Note for less than 7 days to download a self certication form.

Do you require: *
Please do not request your sicknote until the day after your last note expires as the doctor may reject your request if you request your note too early.

The GP will review your request. The GP may alter some of the details or may need to contact you to clarify certain details. The sicknote will be emailed to you once completed.