In the media

What is the Pharmacy Guild of Australia and why does it wield so much power?

Across Australia around 5,700 community pharmacies are responsible for dispensing the majority of prescriptions subsidised under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. The 6th Community Pharmacy Agreement expires on June 30, 2020. Negotiations are currently underway for the 7th agreement, expected to cost some A$20 billion over five years (27 November 2019). More...

Practice and Regulation

Public consultation on the proposed supervised practice framework

National Boards (excluding psychology and pharmacy) and AHPRA are carrying out a public consultation on the proposed Supervised practice framework as part of their project to enable a consistent, responsive and risk-based approach to supervised practice across the National Scheme. Consultation paper: Consultation on a draft proposed Supervised practice framework (17 December 2019). More...

Call for submissions: National Obesity Strategy

Have your say and help shape our national strategy towards a healthier weight for all Australians. The consultation closes on 15 December 2019. More...

Frequently asked questions: sports supplements proposal and consultation

26 November 2019 - The TGA has published FAQs on the current sports supplements consultation. More...