Supplying medicines is a fundamental healthcare service. Here you'll find all the information need to keep people safe and maintain the right environment for care in your registered  pharmacy premises.

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Registration and renewal

To keep people safe and provide the right healthcare, pharmacy premises must be registered with us, meet our standards and renew their registration every year.

Registration and renewal

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Standards and guidance

We set standards to make sure that every pharmacy provides safe and effective care. To help pharmacy owners achieve this, we provide guidance to support them.

Standards and guidance for registered pharmacies

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Find out more about the inspection process, including  what happens during an inspection, and how we assess and publish outcomes.

About inspections