Licence to Manufacture and Sell or Supply by Wholesale - Victoria


You may need this licence if your organisation intends to both manufacture and sell or supply by wholesale, any poisons or controlled substances. Poisons and controlled substances may only be supplied to people or businesses who are licensed or authorised to receive them by wholesale.

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:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • ensure your premises is suitable, sanitary and adequately equipped for manufacture and wholesale purposes.
  • allow an inspection of the nominated premises.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

It is an ongoing requirement of this approval that you abide by all industry legislation and codes of practice, and provide relevant records and information as required by the authority. You may also need to allow your premises to be inspected by the Agency periodically.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees will vary according to the scheduled drugs - please consult the fee schedule for details.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources Important
Apply All Medicines and Poisons - Licence and Permit Fees Schedule (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Regulations 2017 Victoria

Lodgement process


Please submit your application on the approved online form to the Agency accompanied by the required fee.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Medicines and Poisons Regulation

Contact details

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