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GP Connect deployment and utilisation

See how GP Connect has been adopted by services across England.


Average response times across all live supplier systems are in line with the published GP Connect service level agreements (SLAs). 

The following figures are accurate as of 22 October 2020.

Image for infographic Access Record: HTML
Access Record: HTML

9,839,724 patient records have been viewed


6,534 (98%) of GP Practices in England enabled to share records

Image for infographic Appointment management
Appointment management

236,370 appointments booked for patients and 6,454 (96%) of GP practices in England engaged in an appointment transaction (such as searching for free appointment slots)


6,560 (98%) of GP practices in England have been enabled to share appointments

Plans are in place to bring this functionality to the remaining practices during 2020.

Read more about GP Connect roll-out and supplier progress.

We’re now evaluating how we can develop existing products and introduce new functionality to extend the benefits of interoperability and real time access to patient data from the practice to wider care settings.


Number of practices that have gone live with Access Record and Appointment Management functionality per region in England
Region code Region name HTML technical go live HTML business go live Appointments technical go live Appointments business go live
Y56 London  commissioning region  1,184 1,181 1,192 1,192
Y58 South West commissioning region  569 559 573 543
Y59 South East commissioning region  823 810 824 797
Y60 Midlands commissioning region  1,291 1,290 1,292 1,289
Y61 East of England commissioning region  674 663 671 667
Y62 North West commissioning region  967 955 982 970
Y63 North East and Yorkshire commissioning region  1,026 1,019 1,026 1,009
South Central Ambulance Service's use of GP Connect (cumulative to 22 October 2020)
Access to HTML 169,360
Search for free slots 13,700
Booked create appointments 3,710
Last edited: 23 October 2020 11:21 am