Patient eligibility & selection criteria

Learn more about who is eligible for treatment at City Hospitals Sunderland, and under which circumstances.


Patients are eligible for free NHS treatment at City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust if they are:

  1. Ordinarily resident in the UK; or
  2. Overseas visitors, but entitled to free NHS services under the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations 2011 (as amended in 2012).

For information on how to access health services, click here.

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Kayll Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 7TP

Tel: 0191 565 6256

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Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR2 9HP

Tel: 0191 565 6256

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