Be a part of the most rewarding competition in community pharmacy

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s Pharmacy of the Year awards are the undisputed benchmark for recognising excellence in the community pharmacy industry. The awards aim 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.

The Guild Pharmacy of the Year 2018 is an initiative of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, sponsored by principal sponsor Care Pharmaceuticals and major sponsor the Quality Care Pharmacy Program.

Entry details for 2018


Applications for the 2018 Guild Pharmacy of the Year awards are now open, and the closing date for entries is Friday 29 September, 2017 at 5.00pm AEST (GMT +10:00).

Applications are open to all Guild Member pharmacies who are accredited with the Quality Care Pharmacy Program.

The category winners and overall winner of the Guild Pharmacy of the Year awards will be announced at the 2018 APP Conference, held on 3-8 May 2018 at the Gold Coast Convention Centre.

What makes a Guild Pharmacy of the Year?

Guild Pharmacy of the Year recipients may not recognise themselves as an industry leader.

Do you have the characteristics that can lead to being recognised as the Guild Pharmacy of the Year?

  • Have set and achieved their business goals
  • Demonstrate commitment to their customer's needs
  • Have identified and met gaps in addressing local health needs in their area
  • Implement innovative ideas, and evaluate success
  • Have successfully collaborated and partnered to strengthen their health professionals network
  • Demonstrate strong leadership that unifies the pharmacy team
  • Continually improve and grow their business

The three GPY awards categories

  • Excellence in Business Management
  • Excellence in Community Engagement
  • Excellence in Professional Innovation

THE OVERALL WINNER IS CHOSEN FROM THE THREE CATEGORY WINNERS

Why you should enter

  • Entering the 2018 Guild Pharmacy of the Year awards is an opportunity to be recognised by your peers for the good work of your pharmacy
  • To be an ambassador for viable community pharmacies
  • To be recognised for and celebrate your achievements

Enter Now Terms and Conditions

Award partners and sponsors

Care Pharmaceuticals

For more information contact


Phone 02 6270 1888 or email pharmacyoftheyear@guild.org.au

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