Pharmacy of the year

Do you strive for excellence in your pharmacy?

Nominations open 8 June for the prestigious Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s 2023 Guild Pharmacy of the Year awards.

The 2023 awards will continue the format from last year where members of the public, as well as those in the profession, are invited to nominate their favourite pharmacy. Last year this resulted in a record number of nominations.

The awards are the undisputed benchmark for recognising community pharmacies who demonstrate excellence within their pharmacy and community and who foster a culture of professional innovation, business management and community engagement.  They seek to identify highly motivated and adaptable pharmacy practices which stand out for their delivery of innovative and effective health care to support their community.

Nominate a Pharmacy

Nominations have now closed.

Award Categories

Nominations can be made in three categories:

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

with an overall winner chosen from these category winners.

What we're looking for

Characteristics that can lead to being recognised as the Guild Pharmacy of the Year include:

  • Having set and achieved business goals
  • Demonstrating commitment to customers’ needs
  • Identifying and meeting gaps in addressing local health needs in their area
  • Implementing innovative ideas, and evaluating success
  • Having successfully collaborated and partnered to strengthen their health professional network
  • Demonstrating strong leadership that unifies the pharmacy team
  • Continually improving and growing their business

The Guild Pharmacy of the Year awards are proudly sponsored by Care Pharmaceuticals whose General Manager, Jonathan Biddle said his company continued to be proud of its involvement in an event which celebrated excellence in the profession.

Winners will be announced at the 2023 APP Conference, held on 23-26 March 2023 at the Gold Coast Convention Centre.

How to nominate

Short on time? It’s never been easier to enter. The application process has been simplified making it easier and super quick to nominate your favourite pharmacy.  Simply apply online, answer a few questions and submit your nomination.

Your patients can also nominate you as their favourite community pharmacy.

Entries open 8 June and close 31 July.

Winning pharmacies will gain exposure in the industry and recognition from their peers. Each category winner will win a prize of $5,000 plus travel, accommodation and registration costs (to the value of $3,000 ex GST) to attend APP 2023 and a trophy to display in their pharmacy.

Consider what winning this prestigious award could do for your business, your staff and your customers.

Mark the 8 June in your diary as nomination day.

Award partners and sponsors

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Page last updated on: 27 May 2022