You will require this licence if you intend to operate a pharmacy.
This licence will authorise you to sell pharmaceutical products that are scheduled poisons from a registered pharmacy premises. To be eligible you must be a registered Australian pharmacist, and have been nominated to the Pharmacy Board as the pharmacist with responsibility for the pharmacy.
Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this licence you must:
- Be a registered pharmacist;
- Have successfully registered your pharmacy premises;
- Have been nominated to the Pharmacy Board as the pharmacist with overall responsibility for the pharmacy; and
- Be at least 21 years old.
Please note that you will be responsible for the correct storage and supply of all scheduled drugs. Please consult the information and application documents for further details.
$132 (1 year) or $265 (3 years).
$99 (one year) or $214 (3 years).
Approximately 10 working days.
Department of Health
Disaster Management, Regulation and Planning Directorate
Poisons Act 1964 (Western Australia)
Poisons Regulations 1965 (Western Australia)
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