Opening Hours

The Petworth Surgery

Day Opening hours
Friday 24 May
8:30am to 1pm
1:45pm to 6:30pm
Saturday 25 May
Sunday 26 May
Monday 27 May
Tuesday 28 May
8:30am to 1pm
1:45pm to 6:30pm
Wednesday 29 May
8:30am to 1pm
1:45pm to 6:30pm
Thursday 30 May
8:30am to 1pm
1:45pm to 6:30pm

Surgery Times

Morning surgeries are held between 09:00 - 11:00 by all doctors. Afternoon times vary according to the day of the week and the doctor. Please ask at reception for more details.

An evening emergency surgery is also held between 15:30 - 18:00 offering ten minute slots for single urgent medical problems.

Early morning (07:00 - 08:00) GP, Nurse and Blood test appointments are available on Tuesday mornings.  They must be booked in advance through reception or online.


The surgery is closed daily from 13:00 to 13:45 for essential administration tasks.   

When We Are Closed

Nights, Weekends & Public Holidays

Outside of normal surgery hours, urgent medical cover is provided by IC24 on 0845 145 0121.

or call: 111 for the NHS Care Service.

In an emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and/or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Training and Education Closures

The Practice will be closed on the following days in 2024 for training purposes:

  • Thursday 25.04.2024 from 12:30 to 18:30
  • Tuesday 09.07.2024 from 12:30 to 18:30
  • Wednesday 09.10.2024 from 12:30 to 18:30

If you need urgent medical attention during these times please ring the practice on 01798 342248.  Please listen to the recorded message and follow the directions given. Your call maybe redirected to Out of Hours Services.

Alternatively dial 111 for NHS Care Service.

Dispensary Opening Times

Monday to Friday  09:00 -13:00 and  14:00 -18:00

This allows the team to complete other daily duties enabling us to get your medication to you in a more timely manner. The team is be available should you have any queries.


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NHS 111

111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally. 

Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:

  • Treat yourself at home
  • Go to a Primary Care Centre

If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.

Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.