Sick / Fit Note

Fit Note for Self-Isolation

There is a National online system for getting a Fit note for the purpose of self-isolation. You do not need to contact or see the GP for this. Please click here.

Off work for less than 7 days?

If you're off work for less than 7 days, you do not need a Sick / Fit Note. If required, you should complete a self-certification form available online here

Ill for 7 days or more in a row?

If you've taken sick leave for 7 days or more in a row, you may need to provide a Fit Note (sometimes called a 'sick note') to your employer. This includes non-working days such as weekends, bank holidays or annual leave.

Please use our online consultation system to request a new Fit Note, or request an extension to a previous Fit Note:

Request a Fit Note

To know more on Sick/Fit notes, visit https://www.gov.uk/taking-sick-leave