You must nominate a superintendent pharmacist if:
- you are applying to register a new pharmacy or to restore a pharmacy to the register, where the pharmacy owner organisation is an NHS Trust, body corporate, or limited liability partnership which does not currently own any other pharmacies
- you are notifying us of the change of ownership of a pharmacy, where the new owner organisation is an NHS Trust, body corporate, or limited liability partnership which does not currently own any other pharmacies
- a new superintendent pharmacist is replacing a previous superintendent of an existing pharmacy owner organisation
If you have an NHS contract, you should also notify your local NHS team of any changes.
Download and complete the nomination of a superintendent form - (on click the document will attempt to download automatically).
Important: if you have recently submitted a completed form by post which reached us after Friday 13 March, we may take longer to process it as we currently have limited access to our post.
If you are planning to submit a nomination, please send a scanned copy to us by email at the address on the form.
If you are completing this form as part of a new premises registration, restoration, or change of ownership, make sure you include this nomination form with your main application form.
If you are completing this form due to a change in superintendent, there is no charge for notifying us. Please be aware that the previous superintendent also has a legal responsibility to notify of their resignation from the post.
If you send your application by post, we recommend using a trackable service such as Royal Mail ‘Signed For’. This method keeps your documents secure and protects your details. Use your tracking number to find out when your application has been delivered.