Registering as a pharmacy technician

The criteria to register as a pharmacy technician [PDF 747 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 have trained or been registered as a pharmacy technician outside the UK, you must complete additional qualifications in the UK before you can apply to register. Find out more about applying to register.