• Two Rivers Medical Centre, Ipswich

    Developed by Apollo Capital Projects

  • Hedmondwike Health Centre

    Developed by Apollo Capital Projects

  • Beacon Centre for Health, Swansea

    Developed by Apollo Capital Projects

  • Hub West Scotland projects

    Development and Project Management Services by Apollo Capital Projects

  • Willington Surgery, Derby

    Developed by LSP Developments for Assura

  • Market Weighton Group Practice, Market Weighton

    Developed by LSP Developments for Assura

  • Ardudwy Health Centre, Harlech

    Developed by Amcen Cyfyngedig for Assura

  • Fleet Health Campus, Gravesend

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • The Elms Medical Centre, Potters Bar

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • Grove Medical Centre, Felixstowe

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • The Gillinggate Medical Centre, Kendal

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • Rugby Health and Wellbeing Centre

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • Creffield Medical Centre, Colchester

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • Bower Mount Medical Practice, Maidstone

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • Northbourne Medical Centre Shoreham

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • Taw Hill Medical Centre, Swindon

    Owned and Managed by Primary Health Properties

  • St Stephens Gate Medical Practice, Norwich

    Owned and Managed by Primary Health Properties

  • Rumney Primary Care Centre, Rumney

    Owned and Managed by Primary Health Properties

  • Lyng Primary Care Centre, West Bromwich

    Owned and Managed by Primary Health Properties

  • St Catherines Health Centre, Birkenhead

    Owned and Managed by Primary Health Properties

  • Moorside Medical Centre, Bradford

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

  • St Georges Medical Centre, Weston Super Mare

    Developed by General Practice Investment for the Medicx Fund

Primary Care Premises Forum is an association of a number of organisations and individuals from the private sector with extensive specialist knowledge of the provision of primary care premises throughout the UK.  Its members include investors, developers, bankers, surveyors, lawyers and other professionals with a range of public sector guest members.  It has been established to promote best practice within its area of expertise.

Articles and Topical Issues

HBN 11

Health Building Note (HBN 11) the definitive guide to the specification requirements of NHS surgeries is being revised. The Forum membership has been invited by NHS England to comment on the revisions. To allow members to consider this, the draft amendments are on the members page alongside a guide on how any comments should be co-ordinated. Fast action is required as the deadline is the 21st July 2020.

NHS Resolution strengthen their procedures

NHS Resolution have strengthened their procedural requirements for parties and their advisers submitting cases to them for dispute resolution.  This is of particular importance to valuers acting on behalf of GPs appealing against their Notional Rent reimbursement or District Valuers representing the NHS in defending such appeals. Click here to read the full article.

Inspections

DV/VOA property inspections update statement – 7th August 2020

“We have restarted property inspections for domestic and non-domestic properties. We will only carry out a physical inspection if it is safe to do so and we cannot gather the information we need electronically. We will contact customers beforehand to run through a risk assessment and ensure the inspection is carried out as safely as possible for our customers and the inspector. We will also follow social distancing guidelines and other safety measures throughout the appointment.” Click here to read full news article

PCPF Members continue to follow HMG/RICS Guidance re. Covid-19 and site visits

Following guidance provided from RICS and HMG, in regard to preparing for, and protecting all concerned from, the risk of infection by Covid-19 coronavirus, the PCPF has drafted risk assessment advice for its members consideration prior to undertaking site visits within the healthcare sector.

In line with recent UK government guidance, professionals and firms must ensure that the risk assessment for the business and premises they are visiting or inspecting addresses the risks around COVID-19. Members can login to read the full article

The NHS has issued advice in respect of DV services a copy can be found here

Surveyor and valuer members may be able to provide full valuations under the Red Book using the new relaxed guidance issued by the RICS. This allows a surveyor to base a valuation on a virtual inspection which could mean all of or a combination of a recent sales brochure, a building survey, video tour or previous inspection report on the property. If the valuer/surveyor does not feel they have sufficient information on the internal elements of the property they will delay or decline as appropriate until an inspection can be safely completed as advised above.” Click here to read full article