Developing the national tariff

Updates on the development of the NHS payment system, including news on payment systems in development, the current national tariff payment system and supporting information, and access to past tariffs.

Please note: Following the 2022 Health and Care Act, the National Tariff Payment System was replaced by the NHS Payment Scheme, which came into effect on 1 April 2023.

Access to past national tariffs

The National Tariff Payment System replaced the Payment by Results system from 2014/15. You can download all formal documents and policies from each previous tariff year. All consultation and other supporting documents are also available, please contact if you wish to access any of these.