Medicine Seller's Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to sell pharmacy medicine at a retail shop for the sale of goods in an area where there is no nearby pharmacy.

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 licence, you must operate a shop for the sale of goods by retail that:

  • is open for at least 38 hours per week
  • is 25 kilometres or more from the nearest pharmacy which is open for at least 3 hours per day (other than Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays)
  • in a local community where there is a genuine need for a medicine seller.


One or three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $50.00

One year. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $150.00 Three years. Fees for 2022-23


Other resources

Administering agency

SA Health

Contact details

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