You will require this licence if you intend to operate a pharmacy business. A pharmacy business may be operated by an individual, company or friendly society.
A pharmacy business is any business that supplies, compounds and dispenses medicines, and provides advice and counselling on the effective and safe use of medicines. Other goods may also be sold by the business, including health products, beauty products, and gifts.
A separate licence is required for each premise where you intend to run a pharmacy business. The premises must also be registered as a pharmacy premises before you can open your business.