Pharmacy Act 2007


Inspection of premises of retail pharmacy business for the purposes of section 18.

19.— (1) In any case where the Council considers that it is appropriate, it may cause an authorised officer F19[(within the meaning of section 66)] to inspect the premises of a retail pharmacy business in respect of which an application for registration or continued registration has been made to ascertain if they comply with any regulations made by the Minister under section 18 F19[, and the provisions of Part 7 shall apply accordingly for the purposes of such inspection].

(2) An authorised officer F19[(within the meaning of section 66)] shall, as soon as practicable after the inspection furnish a written report to the Council, and a copy of the written report to the applicant.




Inserted (13.02.2021) by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 57(a), (b), S.I. No. 54 of 2021.

Editorial Notes:


Obligation imposed on Council to give notice in writing to applicant where it considers it necessary to conduct an inspection in accordance with section (29.11.2008) by Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (Retail Pharmacy Businesses) (Registration) Rules 2008 (S.I. No. 495 of 2008), rule 5(2), in effect as per rule 2.