Our newsletters
This page lists the newsletters of the Pharmacy Council of NSW.


To all you pharmacists out there in the wide world of pharmacy, please be advised that routine inspections of Council registered pharmacies carried out by the inspectors of the Pharmacy Council of New South Wales, now include, Checking of appropriate storage of...

Message from the Ministry of Health – Pharmacy Incentive Scheme changes

Pharmacists claiming payments under the NSW Pharmacy Incentive Scheme no longer need to submit a monthly form to the Ministry of Health’s Pharmaceutical Regulatory Unit. The Pharmacy Guild of Australia (NSW Branch) has developed a new claim form to simplify the process...

I have to attend drug or alcohol screening

Some practitioners need to attend screening for drug and/or alcohol use. This page explains the process and provides the policies, procedures and practical information these practitioners will need.

Our policies and guidelines

Policies, guidelines, procedures, position statements and processes which guide the work of the Pharmacy Council.

Policies and guidelines

HPCA policy documents are provided here, as they are issued. Policies of the health professional Councils are available on the individual Council websites.
Your privacy
The Health Professional Councils Authority and councils hold the information about complainants and practitioners, policy and planning documents, documents on internal administration, documents about appointments to various statutory positions. We are committed to...
Privacy policy
The Health Professional Council Authority (HPCA) maintains the websites of the HPCA and the NSW Health Professional Councils. This Privacy Policy applies to all the publicly accessible pages on the HPCA and Council websites.