What is the ASDA NHS discount?

Discover what NHS discounts you can get at ASDA and other supermarkets


by Ellen Kinsey |

There are many supermarkets, restaurants and other establishments that offer discounts for NHS employees - from discounted taxi rides, discounted delivery services, supermarket offers and activities for families.

ASDA is one of the largest grocery retailers in the UK and offers 2.5% cashback on all purchases when you use your Health Service Discounts Cashback Card. You can earn cashback at Asda on your weekly food shop and essentials with the Cashback Card.

What is the NHS discount at ASDA?

· You can get a free Health Service Discounts Cashback Card with no monthly fees.

· Free instant load facility.

· Use in combination with any sales and special offers. There are no restrictions.

· No credit check required. Only spend what you load up.

· Use anywhere that accepts VISA.

What the NHS Priority hours at ASDA?

Priority hours at ASDA for NHS staff in larger stores are between 8 am – 9 am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.


Other supermarkets with NHS discount and reserved time slots

Many of the major supermarkets have reserved time for NHS workers to do their shopping outside of busy hours.

• Sainsbury’s – Monday to Saturday from 7.30am - 8am

• Tesco - If there’s a queue, NHS staff skip the line with a valid ID.

• Co-operative - Monday to Saturday, 8am – 9am, Sunday, 10am – 11am.

• Marks and Spencer - Tuesday and Friday – the first hour of opening.

• Morrisons - 6am to 7am, Monday to Saturday, and 9am to 10am on Sundays.

• Aldi - open 30 minutes early on Sundays for NHS, police and fire service.

• Boots - Monday to Saturday, 7am – 8am

Restaurants, takeaways and shops offering NHS discounts

• YO! Sushi – 25 per cent off all food with a Blue Light Card. Get a code from the Blue Light card website or app.

• WHSmith - 20 per cent off all food and drinks in hospital stores.

• LEON – 30 per cent off takeaway food.

• Las Iguanas - 50 per cent off at locations that remain open for takeaway.

• Mindful Chef - 30 per cent discount on recipe boxes and ready meals.

• Superdrug - 10 per cent discount in-store when using a Superdrug health and beauty card and a valid NHS ID card.

• SoleCup - 25 per cent off in its online shop that sells long-life premium reusable cups and other related products.

Keep up to date by following the NHS discounts on Twitter for the latest national and local offers for NHS staff.

For more COVID-19 related information visit ASDA's website and visit the NHS website** for more NHS employee offers.

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