The criteria to register as a pharmacy technician [PDF 503 KB] sets out the education, training and experience requirements you must meet to register as a pharmacy technician with the GPhC. If you want to practise as a pharmacy technician in England, Scotland and Wales, you must be registered with us.
Which application should I use to register?
The information you will need to provide and the application form you need to fill in depends on where you completed your qualifications and work experience.
- If you trained in the UK, you can register online using the myGPhC system; find out more
- If you trained or were previously registered as a pharmacy technician in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), use the EEA information pack to start your application [PDF 306 KB]
- If you have trained or been registered as a pharmacy technician in a country outside the EEA, you must complete additional qualifications in the UK before you can apply to register. Find out more about applying to register.