News and Events - Registered Persons


Stakeholder Communication

View/Download Communication

Who was this communication targeted at?

Date sent

November 2022
SAPC Professional Advisory: RECORDING OF IMMUNISATION AND INJECTION TECHNIQUES COURSES AND VALIDITY OF CERTAIN COURSES (Update to Advisory sent on 6 October 2022) View/Download Pharmacists 1 November 2022
October 2022
SAPC Professional Advisory: RECORDING OF IMMUNISATION AND INJECTION TECHNIQUES COURSES AND VALIDITY OF CERTAIN COURSES View/Download Pharmacists 6 October 2022
SAPC e-Note: ERASURE OF NAME FROM REGISTER OF PHARMACIST’S ASSISTANTS View/Download Pharmacist's Assistants 19 October 2022
September 2022
SAPC e-Note: Invitation to Intern/Tutor CPD Feedback Sessions View/Download Pharmacist Interns, Tutors 1 September 2022
SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION View/Download Pharmacist Interns, Responsible Pharmacists, Tutors 15 September 2022
SAPC e-Note: 2022 OWNER ANNUAL FEE PAYMENT REMINDER View/Download Responsible Pharmacists, Pharmacy Owners 21 September 2022
August 2022
SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: PRE-REGISTRATION PRACTICE EXAMINATION INSTRUCTIONS View/Download Pharmacist Interns 17 August 2022
SAPC e-Note: 2022 PHARMACIST’S ASSISTANT ANNUAL FEE PAYMENT REMINDER View/Download Pharmacist's Assistants 23 August 2022
SAPC e-Note: 2022 PHARMACIST INTERN ANNUAL FEE PAYMENT REMINDER View/Download Pharmacist Interns 23 August 2022
SAPC e-Note: CPD system updates View/Download Pharmacists 24 August 2022
SAPC e-Note: 2022 OWNER ANNUAL FEE PAYMENT REMINDER View/Download Pharmacy Owners 24 August 2022
SAPC e-Note: 2022 PHARMACY ANNUAL FEE PAYMENT REMINDER View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 24 August 2022

SAPC e-Note: INTERN AND TUTOR CPD FEEDBACK WORKSHOP

View/Download Pharmacist Interns, Tutors 26 August 2022

July 2022

SAPC e-Note: CONGRATULATIONS FOR COMPLYING WITH 2021 CPD REQUIREMENTS

View/Download Pharmacists 1 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: CHANGE OF DESIGNATION TO NON-PRACTISING

View/Download Pharmacists 4 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: ERASURE OF NAME FROM THE REGISTER OF PHARMACISTS

View/Download Pharmacists 5 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: 14 JULY 2022 PRE-REGISTRATION PRACTICE EXAMINATION

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 8 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: Pre-registration Practice Examination Instructions

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 13 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: DISCONTINUATION OF INSPECTION NOTIFICATIONS

View/Download Pharmacy Owners, Responsible Pharmacists and Pharmacists 27 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: Issuing of Pharmacy Licences and Recording Certificates for Pre-May 2003 Pharmacies

View/Download Pre-May 2003 Responsible Pharmacists and Owners 28 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: PHARMACISTS CHANGE OF DESIGNATION

View/Download Heads of Pharmaceutical Services 28 July 2022

SAPC e-Note: THE HANDLING OF MEDICINES BY UNREGISTERED PERSONS AND/OR AT UNREGISTERED FACILITIES

View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 28 July 2022

June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Practice Pre-registration Examination Instructions

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 1 June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Practice Advisory: Prescribing Nurses

View/Download All pharmacy personnel 3 June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Misconduct During Practice Exam

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 6 June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Login Challenges During Practice Pre-reg Exam

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 6 June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Intern/Tutor CPD Feedback Sessions

View/Download Pharmacist Interns and Tutors 7 June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Dispensing Full Medicine Pack

View/Download All Stakeholders 15 June 2022

SAPC e-Note: Pre-Registration Exam Bookings Open

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 28 June 2022

May 2022

SAPC e-Note: Change of Designation to Non-Practising

View/Download Pharmacists 5 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2022 Assessors/Moderators Annual Fee Tax Invoice

View/Download Assessors and Moderators 9 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2022 Pharmacist's Assistant Annual Fee Tax Invoice

View/Download Pharmacist's Assistants 11 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: Registration of a Responsible Pharmacist

View/Download Owners, Responsible Pharmacists and Pharmacists 12 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2022 Pharmacist Intern Annual Fee Tax Invoice

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 13 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2022 Pharmacy Technician Annual Fee Tax Invoice

View/Download Pharmacy Technicians 17 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2022 Pharmacy Annual Fee Tax Invoice

View/Download Pharmacy Owners 20 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: Invitation to COMPULSORY Virtual CPD Masterclass

View/Download Tutors and Responsible Pharmacists 20 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: Notice of submission deadline for outstanding 2020 CPD entries

View/Download Tutors and Responsible Pharmacists 23 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: Notice of non-compliance & submission deadline extension

View/Download Pharmacists 24 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: 2 JUNE 2022 PRE-REGISTRATION PRACTICE EXAMINATION

View/Download Pharmacist Interns 25 May 2022

SAPC e-Note: Intern/Tutor CPD Feedback Sessions

View/Download Pharmacist Interns and Tutors 31 May 2022

April 2022

SAPC e-Note: Virtual 2022 CPD Masterclass

View/Download Pharmacists 14 April 2022

SAPC e-Note: Pharmacist Annual Fee Reminder

View/Download Pharmacists 21 April 2022

SAPC e-Note: RP Annual Fee Reminder

View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 25 April 2022

March 2022

SAPC e-Note: March 2022 Pre-registration Examination Guidelines

View/Download Pharmacist Intern 3 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: Assessor and Moderator for Pharmacist Interns CPDs Vacancies

View/Download Pharmacists 9 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: GPP/Self-inspection Webinar

View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 9 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: Self-inspection Webinar

View/Download Responsible Pharmacist 14 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: Self-inspection Date Extension

View/Download Responsible Pharmacist 16 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: Comply with CPD Requirements Before 30 April 2022

View/Download Pharmacist 23 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2022 PHARMACY ANNUAL FEE PAYMENT REMINDER

View/Download Responsible Pharmacist 23 March 2022

SAPC e-Note: Instructions for the Intern/Tutor Workshop – 29 March 2022

View/Download Pharmacist Interns and Tutors 29 March 2022
February 2022

SAPC e-Note: Instructions for Intern Tutor Workshop - 8 Feb View/Download Pharmacist Intern 7 February 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2021 CPD GRACE PERIOD ENDS 30 APRIL 2022

View/Download Pharmacists 11 February 2022

SAPC e-Note: 2021 CPD ACTIVITIES ARCHIVED

View/Download Pharmacists 11 February 2022

SAPC e-Note: ANNUAL SELF-INSPECTION

View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 14 February 2022
January 2022
 
December 2021
November 2021
SAPC e-Note: EXTENSION - LATE BOOKINGS FOR PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION View/Download Pharmacist Intern
5 November 2021
SAPC e-Note: NOVEMBER 2021 PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION GUIDELINE View/Download Pharmacist Interns 9 November 2021
SAPC e-Note: LOADSHEDDING DURING THE PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION View/Download Pharmacist Interns 9 November 2021
SAPC e-Note: EXAM POSTPONED TO 16/17 NOVEMBER 2021 DUE TO LOADSHEDDING View/Download Pharmacist Interns/ Tutors/RPs 10 November 2021
SAPC e-Note: EXTENSION: LATE BOOKINGS FOR SCHEDULED PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION View/Download Pharmacist Interns 11 November 2021
SAPC e-Note: NOVEMBER 2021 PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION GUIDELINES View/Download Pharmacist Intern 15 November 2021
October 2021

SAPC e-Note: Reminder: Cut-off date for 2021 Owner Annual Fees extended to 30 November 2021 View/Download Responsible Pharmacists/Owners 1 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: CSP PLACEMENT AND REGISTRATION VIRTUAL WORKSHOP -5 OCTOBER 2021 View/Download Pharmacist Interns 1 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: NOVEMBER 2021 PRE-REGISTRATION PRACTICE EXAMINATION  View/Download Pharmacist Interns 7 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: BOOKINGS FOR PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION NOW OPEN View/Download Pharmacist Interns 7 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: PHARMACIST INTERN: OCTOBER 2021 PRE-REGISTRATION PRACTICE EXAMINATION Instructions View/Download Pharmacist Interns 11 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: Prescription medicine, including ivermectin-containing products, should be dispensed ONLY through a valid prescription View/Download Pharmacy Professionals 22 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: REMINDER TO COMPLY WITH 2021 CPD REQUIREMENTS View/Download Pharmacists 28 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: APPROVAL FOR CPD SUBMISSION DEFERMENT View/Download Pharmacists 28 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: CHANGE OF DESIGNATION TO NON-PRACTISING View/Download Pharmacists 28 October 2021
SAPC e-Note: CHANGE OF DESIGNATION TO NON-PRACTISING—no reasons View/Download Pharmacists 28 October 2021
September 2021
SAPC e-Note: September is Pharmacy Month View/Download All Stakeholders 1 September 2021
August 2021

SAPC e-Note: Change of designation to non-practising View/Download Pharmacists 3 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Request for reasons: Your non-compliance with 2020 CPD requirements View/Download Pharmacists 3 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Pre-registration practice examination View/Download  Pharmacist Interns 4 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Ignore letters indicating as non-practising and requesting reasons for non- compliance with 2020 CPD requirements View/Download Responsible Pharmacist/Tutor 6 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Erroneous booking to the Pre- registration examination 27/28 August 2021 View/Download Pharmacist Intern 16 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Reminder to complete annual declaration  View/Download Pharmacists 17 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Pre- registration examination guidelines View/Download Intern 26 August 2021
SAPC e-Note: Erroneous booking to the pre-registration examination 27/28 August 2021 - exam booking cancelled View/Download Pharmacist Intern 26 August 2021
July 2021

SAPC e-Note: RPs and Owners urged to report pharmacy looting to authorities and Council View/Download Responsible Pharmacists/Owners 14 July 2021
SAPC e-Note: Impact of unrest on the training of Pharmacist Interns and Learners View/Download Learners, Interns,Tutors and HoPs 20 July 2021
SAPC e-Note: BOOKINGS FOR PRE-REGISTRATION EXAMINATION NOW OPEN View/Download Interns, Tutors and RPs 20 July 2021
June 2021

SAPC e-Note: Pre-registration practice examination View/Download Pharmacist Interns 2 June 2021
SAPC e-Note: Submission of CPD entries as part of pre-registration evaluation View/Download Tutors/Responsible Pharmacists 7 June 2021
SAPC e-Note: Submission of CPD entries as part of pre-registration evaluation View/Download Pharmacist Interns 7 June 2021
May 2021
2021 Annual Fee Payment Deadline Extension View/Download Pharmacists 5 May 2021
SAPC e-Note: Pre-registration examination workshops 2021   View/Download Pharmacist Interns 6 May 2021
SAPC e-Note: 2021 Inspection questionaire View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 6 May 2021
SAPC e-Note: Vaccination of frontline health care workers  View/Download Pharmacy Professionals/Stakeholders 7 May 2021
SAPC e-Note: Pharmacist Intern: May 2021 Pre-registration Practice Examination View/Download Pharmacy Professionals/Stakeholders 19 May 2021
2021 Pharmacist Assistant’s Annual Fee Payment Reminder View/Download Pharmacist Assistants 25 May 2021
2021 Pharmacy Annual Fee Payment Seminder  View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 25 May 2021
2021 Pharmacy Owner Annual Fee Payment Reminder View/Download Responsible Pharmacists 25 May 2021
Notice to remove pharmacy registration due to non-compliance with conditions of registration View/Download Owners/Responsible Pharmacists 27 May 2021
April 2021
SAPC e-Note: URGENT INVITATION TO ENLIST FOR COVID-19 VACCINES (PATIENT-FACING PHARMACISTS, ASSISTANTS (POST-BASIC), AND PHARMACY NURSES) View/Download Pharmacy Professionals 9 April 2021
SAPC e-Note: Application to be COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout Site  View/Download  Pharmacy Professionals/Stakeholders 23 April 2021
SAPC e-Note: Clarity on CPD Submission Requirements for Interns View/Download Pharmacist Interns 23 April 2021
SAPC e-Note: 2020 Pharmacist CPD Deadline Submission Reminder  View/Download  Pharmacist Interns 29 April 2021
2021 Pharmacist Annual Fee Payment Reminder  View/Download  Pharmacists 29 April 2021
March 2021
The Importance of Ethical Pharmacy Practice  View/Download Pharmacy Professionals 4 March 2021
March 2021 Pre-Registration Examination Guidelines View/Download Pharmacist Interns 4 March 2021
Pre-Registration Evaluation Survey  View/Download CSPs/Pharmacist Interns 11 March 2021
2021 Pharmacist Annual Fee Payment Reminder  View/Download  Pharmacists 29 March 2021
Pre-Registration Examination Entrance Requirements View/Download Pharmacist Interns 29 March 2021
February 2021
Pre-Registration Exam Bookings Now Open  View/Download Pharmacist Interns 3 February 2021
Notification of Upcoming SAPC Virtual Information Sessions (Intern/Tutor Workshop)  View/Download Pharmacists 5 February 2021
Online Booking Instructions for Pharmacist Intern/Tutor Workshops  View/Download Pharmacists 12 February 2021
Revision of Intern/Tutor Workshops Dates View/Download Pharmacists 12 February 2021
CPD Submission Reminder View/Download Pharmacists 15 February 2021
SAPC e-Note: Delete Spam Email View/Download All Stakeholders 16 February 2021
SAPC e-Note: COVID-19 RAPID TESTING AND REPORTING OF RESULTS TO THE NHLS View/Download Pharmacy Professionals 25 February 2021
January 2021
Pharmacist Intern: January 2021 Pre-Registration Practice Examination View/Download Pharmacist Interns 12 January 2021
Dispensing without prescription View/Download Pharmacy Professionals 13 January 2021
SAPC e-Note: Old Intern CPD System to be discontinued  View/Download Pharmacist Interns 14 January 2021
SAPC e-Note: Retirement of Mr TA Masango as Registrar View/Download Pharmacy Professionals/Stakeholders 29 January 2021
SAPC e-Note: Mr Vincent Tlala Appointed Registrar/CEO  View/Download Public/Stakeholders 29 January 2021


COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines for the Pharmacy

SAPC COVID-19 Resource Portal

The SAPC COVID-19 Resource Page can be accessed by clicking here or visiting www.sapc.za.org/covid
The page is constantly updated with Pharmacy-relevant information and useful tools on COVID-19, including:
  • Infection Prevention and Control Guidelines
  • UIF Relief Scheme Details
  • National regulations on COVID-19
  • Essential Worker Permit Templates
  • News and updates
  • Important Contact Information

News and Events