Community Pharmacy Licence - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to operate a community pharmacy in the Australian Capital Territory.

You will not need this licence if you operate a pharmacy in any of the following institutions:

  • a hospital
  • a residential aged care facility
  • a residential disability care facility
  • any institution used for the accommodation, treatment and care of people suffering from mental or physical conditions.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Remains in force until suspended or cancelled


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $673.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $673.00

Fees for 2023-24

Transfer Transfer All $403.00

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Public Health Act 1997 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Public Health Regulation 2000 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Health Directorate

Health Protection Service

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.