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Smoking Cessation

The Health Act 2006 prohibits smoking in all public premises, including workplaces and vehicles from 1st July 2007. For details of UCLs Policy on smoking please refer to the new UCL Smoking Policy Document.

Group and one to one Support

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Getting support to quit smoking increases your chances of successfully quitting by 4 times. Stop Smoking advisers will talk to you about your options and can provide a letter of support to your GP for aids such as Nicotine Replacement Therapy and Zyban , if they are suitable for you.

For information on local support groups visit the NHS Choices Stop Smoking website

If you prefer, 1:1 sessions can be booked with your local Stop Smoking Service. These sessions are arranged with a pharmacist in your area at a time convenient to you. You will be seen for 5 weekly sessions and these sessions can be tailored to your individual needs. To find your local Stop Smoking service, visit the NHS Choices Stop Smoking website or call 0800 022 4 332. To book an appointment for Camden Stop Smoking Service, please call 08001070401.
Here is a list of local phramacists in Camden:

  • Boots the Chemist, 120 -122 Tottenham Court Road, W1T 5AP, Tel 020 7383 0226
  • Grafton Pharmacy, 132 Tottenham Court Road, W1T 5AZ, Tel 020 7383 4233
  • Kerrs Chemist, 41 Bloomsbury Way, WC1A 2SA, Tel 020 7405 8870


If you have any questions please contact UCL Occupational Health Service on 02076792802 (internal 32802) or by email on ohsadmin@ucl.ac.uk