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Document Will my refund be processed if I've sent in my receipt with an HC1 application form but without an HC5 refund form?

You should complete the appropriate HC5 if you have one. If not, and you're eligible for a refund, we can complete an HC5 on your behalf providing we have all the relevant information and providing you're not on a qualifying benefit

The relevant information we require includes:
Travel costs
  • The dates attended
  • The name of the Doctor, Dentist or Consultant who referred you
  • The name and address of the place of treatment (hospital/clinic)
  • The amount paid

Dental treatment
  • Name and address of Dentist
Sight test 
  • Date of sight test
  • Amount paid
  • The name and address of optical practice

Glasses or contact lenses 
  • Date of sight test
  • Amount paid
  • Optical prescription
  • The name and address of the optical practice

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