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Document Am I exempt from paying for NHS prescriptions if I am aged 16 - 18 and in full-time education?

Yes, if you're in full-time education at a school, college, university or similar (e.g. home schooling) then you're automatically entitled to free NHS prescriptions; this applies until either you turn 19 or leave education completely, whichever comes first.
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