Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Australian Pharmacy Professional Conference & Trade Exhibition. 19 - 22 March 2020, Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Link to Messages from George

Messages from George

Member-only news from the National President

Link to Guild Alerts

Guild Alerts

Industry updates, exclusive to Guild Members

Link to Media Releases

Media Releases

Links to Guild's media releases

Link to Pharmacy of the Year

Pharmacy of the Year

This competition aims to seek out highly motivated, innovative and adaptable pharmacy businesses that never sit still and strive to provide more health care in even more ways.

Link to National Student Business Plan Competition

National Student Business Plan Competition

The NSBPC is designed to promote creative entrepreneurship among pharmacy students and encourage the development of viable, innovative, pharmacist-owned community pharmacies.

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Latest news

Electronic prescriptions a key focus of APP2020

12 December 2019

With the Australian Government’s recent announcement that legislation and a technical framework are now in place for electronic prescriptions, and their vision that all community pharmacies are ‘ePrescription ready’ in the second half of 2020, it is vital for community……

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1 January 2020 Price changes

10 December 2019

The Guild has now received confirmation from the Government that there are no price changes for 1 January 2020.

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Deloitte report highlights need to use pharmacists

10 December 2019

Deloitte’s new report, General Practitioner Workforce Report 2019, has forecast a shortfall of 9,298 GPs over the next ten years, highlighting the need for pharmacists to take a greater role in our healthcare, according to the Pharmacy Guild of Australia.……

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Upcoming events


Australian Pharmacy Professional Conference 2020

APP2020 is being held from 19th to 22nd March at the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre. Registrations are now open! 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the event.


2020 Women in Pharmacy Breakfast

Please join us in celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, at our Women in Pharmacy Breakfast, to be held in Sydney's CBD on Friday 6th March 2020 (venue to be announced shortly).In recent years the pharmacy……


Tasmanian Pharmacy Conference

We're planning a very special ​conference for pharmacists to be held in the heart of Hobart, close to everything this beautiful city has to offer. We want you to be part of it.With a strong focus on business development for……

Latest blog posts

Are you a pharmacy preceptor or thinking about becoming one?

10 December 2019

Are you a pharmacy preceptor or thinking about becoming one? Recommending the right Intern Training Program (ITP) is an important step in establishing a successful intern journey.

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FPP Blog: Surviving the silly season

9 December 2019

Welcome to December, the most crucial month of the year in retail. According to Roy Morgan’s annual Christmas retail sales forecasts, Australians are predicted to spend more than $52.7 billion over the Christmas period, an increase of 2.6% from 2018.……

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FPP Blog: An informed pharmacy is an empowered pharmacy

6 December 2019

The WA Commercial Tenancy Act is now under review!In Western Australia, most retail shop leases are regulated by the Commercial Tenancy (Retail Shops) Agreements Act WA. Having an understanding of the Act is essential when leasing premises to operate a……

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