Licence to Manufacture and Sell or Supply by Wholesale - Victoria


Your organisation may require 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.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

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:

  • allow an inspection of the nominated premises
  • pay the prescribed fees.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

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.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Form to Apply for a New Permit (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Act(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Regulations 2017 Victoria

Lodgement process


You must submit your application by mail to the Agency accompanied by the required fee.

Approval time

Time taken to make determination to issue a licence.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Medicines and Poisons Regulation

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Medicines and Poisons Regulation

Department of Health and Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 4057
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1300 364 545
Fax: 1300 360 830
Website: Drugs and Poisons Regulation (Opens in new window)