Australian Pharmaceutical Formulary - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate a pharmacy practice.

The Australian Pharmaceutical Formulary (21st edition) describes drugs and medicinal preparations. It is specifically designed for use in everyday pharmacy practice and will assist pharmacists in the provision of pharmaceutical services that promote optimal health outcomes though the quality use of medicines.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency

Pharmacy Board of Australia

Contact details

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


Mailing address: GPO Box 9958
Victoria 3001
Phone: 1300419495