West Sussex Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA)

Date Added: 01/09/2017
Tags: consultation, draft, PNA,

What is a PNA?

Since 1 April 2013, every Health and Wellbeing Board (HWB) in England has had a statutory responsibility to publish and keep up to date a statement of the need for pharmaceutical services of the population within its area. This is referred to as a Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA). The PNA:

The PNA is a key document which is used by:

Consultation: Have Your Say about the West Sussex draft PNA

The West Sussex draft PNA has been published and you are invited to read and give your feedback or comments on it. The draft can be found in the supporting documents below. Feedback provided will be considered for the final PNA, prior to its publication in February 2018. All responses are confidential and no personal identifiable information will be used in the report.

The draft PNA consultation will be available from Friday 1 September 2017 until Sunday 5 November 2017.

The best way to comment is by completing the online consultation survey. You can access it with this link:


If you have any queries or wish to request a free of charge paper copy of the draft PNA, please contact:

If you wish to access the previous PNA and supplementary statements, these can be found here.

Supporting documents

West Sussex Draft PNA 2018 full report – consultation

West Sussex Draft PNA 2018 appendices – consulation

(Please note that these links will only be active during the consultation period.)