Approval to Supply, Compound or Dispense Medicines in Special Circumstances - Victoria


You will need this approval if you are a registered pharmacist and you intend to supply or dispense medication outside a registered pharmacy premises.

This approval will only be granted in special circumstances, for example, if medication is required to be dispensed from a nursing home.

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 approval, you must:

  • be a registered pharmacist
  • complete the relevant application form
  • provide any additional information required by the Agency.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $175.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Pharmacy Regulation Act 2010 Victoria

Administering agency

Victorian Pharmacy Authority

Contact details

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