Manufacturing and Wholesale Chemists Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to act as a wholesale or manufacturing chemist. Manufacturing chemists are authorised, at the place stated in the licence, to make or refine for sale:

  • scheduled substances in general
  • a specified class or specified classes of scheduled substances
  • scheduled substances other than a specified class.

Wholesale chemists are authorised, at the place stated in the licence, to buy and sell:

  • scheduled substances in general
  • a specified class or specified classes of scheduled substances
  • scheduled substances other than a specified class.

A scheduled substance is one that is specified in any of the schedules of the poisons list which can be found in the Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons (SUSMP).

Please note that if you are applying for a manufacturing licence and you intend to manufacture narcotics, you must also be licensed by the Commonwealth.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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:

  • apply using the prescribed form
  • supply information specifying the substances to be manufactured or refined for sale
  • hold the appropriate qualifications
  • state your full name and the place at which you propose to carry on your business
  • supply any other information required by the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to twelve months.

Expiry

Licences expire on 31 December each year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Licence All

Sale or supply by wholesale dealing of Scheduled substances including narcotic substances: $178.25; narcotic substances: $93; Scheduled substances other than narcotic substances: $93.

Apply Licence All

Manufacture, sell or supply of scheduled substances including narcotic substances: $697.50; narcotic substances: $542.50; scheduled substances other than narcotic substances: $178.25.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Manufacturing and Wholesale Chemists Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Poisons Act 1971 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Poisons Regulations 2008 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Pharmaceutical Services

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Pharmaceutical Services

Department of Health and Human Services

Mailing address: GPO Box 125
Hobart
7001
Phone: 1300 135 513
Phone: 03 6166 0400
Fax: 03 6233 3904
Email: james.galloway@dhhs.tas.gov.au