Apply for a pharmacy operating permit

If you want to operate a pharmacy, you need a permit from the competent authority. You can apply for permission for your head office and up to 3 branch pharmacies. Permission is granted to you personally for specified premises and obliges you to personally manage the pharmacy on your own responsibility. Several persons can operate a pharmacy only in the legal form of a general partnership (OHG). Each shareholder requires his own permission.

curriculum vitae Certified approbation certificate Medical certificate Proof of professional activities Rental and purchase agreements various written declarations official certificate of good conduct document type 0 (zero)

Informal application for a professional permit Various forms and declarations which may be requested from the competent authority Note: Official certificate of good conduct Document type 0 (zero) must be applied for.

Applicant has full legal capacity German license to practice medicine health suitability proof of the prescribed rooms and the equipment for the operation of a pharmacy Required reliability

The permission expires, among other things. by death, by waiver, by taking back or revoking the licence to practise as a pharmacist, if the licence has not been used for one year (the competent authority may extend the period if there is good cause).
Informal written application including the necessary documents Examination of the submitted documents subsequently granting the requested pharmacy operating permit

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