Advice on scheduling, sale and storage of medicines and poisons - Queensland

Description

Queensland Health provides advice on the scheduling, sale and storage of medicines and poisons in order to minimise the risk to human health from toxic substances in the environment.

Queensland Health can assist you:

  • in applying the Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons to identify which schedules of the Health (Drugs and Poisons) Regulation particular medicines and poisons are classified under;
  • by explaining the requirements of the regulations, especially in relation to labelling and packaging requirements; and
  • with information and advice regarding the restrictions and requirements relating to the sale and storage of drugs and poisons as required by regulation.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

This advice service is targeted at manufacturers and packers of medicines and poisons which are intended for sale on Queensland markets. However, advice is available to anyone.

Fees

There is no fee payable for this service.

Additional information

Enquiries from outside Queensland should be directed to Public Health Regulation and Licensing.

Enquiries from within Queensland should be directed to your local Public Health Unit.

Main Public Health Unit areas:

  • Central Public Health Unit Network servicing Brisbane Northside, Longreach, Redcliffe, Rockhampton, Sunshine Coast, Wide Bay
  • Southern Public Health Unit Network servicing Brisbane Southside, Darling Downs, Roma, Gold Coast, South West Queensland, West Moreton
  • Tropical Public Health Unit Network servicing Cairns, Mackay, Mount Isa and Gulf, Townsville.

Administering agency

Queensland Health

Public Health Regulation and Licensing

Contact details

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Enquiries

Public Health Regulation and Licensing

Queensland Health

Mailing address: PO Box 2368
Fortitude Valley
Queensland 4006
Phone: 07 3328 9310