Welcome to the National Poisons Information Service

The National Poisons Information Service (NPIS) is the UK Departments of Health approved, and UK Health Security Agency (HSA) commissioned, national service that provides expert advice on all aspects of acute and chronic poisoning.

The National Poisons Information Service is the service to which frontline NHS staff turn for advice on the diagnosis, treatment and care of patients who have been - or may have been - poisoned, either by accident or intentionally.

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Our Associates


British Toxicology Society




BTS Website

European Association of Poisons Centres and Clinical Toxicologists


American Academy of Clinical Toxicology


Annual Reports

November 30, 2023

Annual Report 2022/23

November 04, 2022

Annual Report 2021/22

September 30, 2021

Annual Report 2020/21