Business cards

The specifications for producing business cards are as follows.

Please note: the measurements for positioning text and the NHS logo are based on a business card measuring 90mm x 55mm.

 

NHS logo

  • Size: the height for the NHS logo on business cards is 4.25mm
  • Position: top-right
  • Colour: NHS Blue (Pantone® 300)

 

Provider logo

  • Size:determined by the width of the NHS logo (shown as Y)
  • Position:top-left
  • Colour:organisation’s corporate colours, or black

 

Paper stock

  • Colour: white
  • Material: suitable card

 

Name

  • Typeface: Frutiger Bold
  • Colour: Black
  • Size: 8 point type
  • Leading: 9 point
  • Position: as shown

 

 Job title

  • Typeface: Frutiger Roman
  • Colour: Black
  • Size: 6 point type
  • Leading: 9 point

 

 Name of NHS Treatment or Diagnostic Centre

  • Typeface: Frutiger Bold
  • Colour: NHS Blue (Pantone® 300)
  • Size: 6.5 point type
  • Leading: 9 point
  • Position: aligned right

Please note: the name may run over one or two lines if necessary.

 

 Address

  • Typeface: Frutiger Roman
  • Colour: Black
  • Size: 6.5 point type
  • Leading: 9 point
  • Position: aligned right

 

Contact details

  • Typeface: Frutiger Roman (titles in Frutiger Italic)
  • Colour: Black
  • Size: 6.5 point type
  • Leading: 9 point
  • Position: aligned left

 

Accountability information

  • Typeface: Frutiger Roman
  • Colour: print in NHS Blue (Pantone® 300) or black on white background, or in white on NHS Blue background
  • Size: 5.5 point type
  • Leading: 7 point
  • Position: aligned left

 

ISTC business card example

Last updated: 14/11/08