Getting Help With: Fit Notes

Get a fit note

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate form for shorter periods of illness.

If you require an initial or subsequent sick note you will need to complete an Anima request by following:

Please state the dates which need to be covered and ensure that you allow ample time for the GP to call you to discuss your condition if required.

Northumberland Health


Widdrington Surgery
Grange Road
NE61 5LX

Northumbria Primary Care