Access Criteria

Adult Weight Management

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To be eligible for FREE weight management support through OneLife Suffolk, you must meet the following criteria:

  • have a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or more
  • have a BMI of 27.5 or more, and are of Black African, African-Caribbean, or Asian origin
  • have a BMI of 27.5 or more, and have any of the following conditions: Type 2 Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Disease, Osteoarthritis, Dyslipidaemia or Sleep Apnoea.
  • You must be a Suffolk resident i.e. paying your council tax to Suffolk County Council

To calculate your BMI, you need to know your height and weight.

When you know this, you can use the BMI calculator below to check your eligibility.

Find out your BMI using the NHS calculator

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