You will require this approval if you intend to carry out another business or activity in a registered pharmacy premises. Ordinarily, a registered pharmacy premises can only be used as a pharmacy, and other business activities are not permitted.
A business or activity carried out by someone other than the owner of the premise must be compatible with the pharmacy business. Any approval to carry out business or activity may impose conditions on the proprietors of the pharmacy business.
The business or activity must not interfere with pharmacy staff or client, security and privacy of the pharmacy, and transactions and dispensation of medicines.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.