Authority to Prescribe Regulation 19 Drugs - South Australia


You will need this authority if you are a medical practitioner and you intend to prescribe certain drugs for human use.

The drugs permitted to be prescribed under this authorisation include those that are teratogenic or are highly likely to cause birth defects, or where the patient requires specialist care to manage the drug treatment.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this authority you must be a medical practitioner. Other eligibility requirements may apply depending on the particular drug you intend to prescribe.




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You do not need to pay any fees.

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Administering agency

SA Health

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