Change of Ownership

We know that going through a change of ownership can be a tricky process, so with that in mind we have created a page with relevant links from CPE and GPhC detailing all the information you may require:

CPE Briefing 038/18: Change of pharmacy circumstance guide: ODS codes and planning required should your ODS code change – Community Pharmacy England (

Inspection decision making framework (

The decision making framework helps pharmacy owners to know how they can meet the standards for registered premises: standards_for_registered_pharmacies_june_2018_0.pdf (

There have been published examples of notable practice in the Knowledge Hub, including examples of how pharmacies have either met or not met standards: Pharmacy inspections | GPhC | Knowledge hub (

This is a useful page which contains guidance to support the standards: Guidance to support the standards for registered pharmacies | General Pharmaceutical Council (