News and Events - Registered Persons

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
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

SAPC COVID-19 Media Statements

Council COVID-19 Media Statements and News

  • MEDIA STATEMENT: South African Pharmacy Council discourages panic-fuelled bulk purchases of essential supplies and medicinal items amid the coronavirus outbreak - CLICK HERE TO READ

Contacting Council during National Lockdown


Live Web Chat: (You can also inbox our Facebook page or Inbox us using Massenger to access this service)

Direct Messaging on Twitter & Instagram: @OfficialSAPC

WhatsApp: 012 319 8500 (Please save this number as SAPC WhatsApp on your phone and send us a message – however, we request that this service be used only by senior registered persons as they may not use social media daily)

Important COVID-19 Resources

National COVID-19 Hotline: 0800 029 999

National COVID-19 WhatsApp Support Line: 060 012 3456

National COVID-19 Resource Website:

NICD Website:

Government News Updates on COVID-19:


Council Elections 2018

Click here for the Nominee Information Booklet
Click here for the List of nominees for election as members of the South African Pharmacy Council (21 Oct 2018-20 Oct 2023)
Click here for the election information


3rd National Pharmacy Conference 2019

Date: 3 - 6 October 2019
Venue: Sun City

Click here for more information.

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