Letterheads

The specifications for producing letterheads for NHS treatment centres are as follows:

 

NHS logo

  • Size: the height of the NHS logo on letterheads is 10mm
  • Position: top-right
  • Colour: NHS Blue (Pantone® 300)

 

Paper stock

  • Colour: white
  • Dimensions: 210 x 297mm

 

Name of NHS treatment centre

  • Typeface: Frutiger Bold
  • Colour: NHS Blue (Pantone® 300)
  • Position: aligned right
  • Size: 12 point type
  • Leading: 14 point

Please note: you can use a single line if the name of the centre is only a single word, otherwise it should run over two lines.

 

Address, telephone, fax and web address as required

  • Typeface: Frutiger Roman
  • Colour: black
  • Size: 9 point type
  • Leading: 11 point
  • Position: aligned right

Please note: you should allow one standard line-space between your address, telephone number, fax number and website address.

 

Other information  

  • Typeface: Frutiger Roman
  • Colour: black
  • Size: 9 point type
  • Leading: 11 point
  • Position: aligned left

 

Note on fonts

When your stationery is printed by a professional printer, you should specify Frutiger for all typesetting. If you are printing stationery from a template in a word-processing package and Frutiger is not available, you can use Arial instead.

NHS treatment centre A4 letterhead example

Last updated: 03/06/10