GPs told to stop charging patients with a mental illness for debt support forms

21 February 2019

“The British Medical Association (BMA) has committed to ending charges for mental health debt forms, which can be requested as evidence by creditors when someone is in arrears and struggling to pay. This follows two years of campaigning by the Money and Mental Health Policy Institute (MMHPI), which found some surgeries requesting fees of £150 for the forms.”