News archive

Our phone lines will be closed this afternoon (11 August) and will reopen tomorrow (12 August) morning at 9:30 am.
Due to essential maintenance work, myGPhC will be unavailable from 8am until 10am on Thursday 6 August.
We are aware of an issue where some people have received an email from us, in error, about having raised a concern. We are currently investigating this matter and apologise for any inconvenience caused.
The UK Chief Pharmaceutical Officers, the General Pharmaceutical Council and the Pharmaceutical Society NI have written a joint letter to provide an update on the major reforms to the initial education and training of pharmacists that are being taken forward across the United Kingdom.
The General Pharmaceutical Council announces revised fee structure for registered pharmacy premises with effect from 1 April 2021
Our Chief Executive and Registrar Duncan Rudkin has written to pharmacy owners and superintendent pharmacists via email to highlight our position concerning the provision and sale of COVID-19 rapid antibody tests from community pharmacies.
Our phone lines are closed this afternoon (21 July) and will re-open at 9.30am tomorrow (22 July)
The Council of the GPhC will be meeting on Thursday 23 July from 14:00 to 16:00.
Our annual report for 1 April 2019 – 31 March 2020 is now available and sets out our achievements over the past year.
See here our response to the publication of the report from the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review