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Medicines—regulatory advice

Find fact sheets, newsletters and information to help you comply with the legislation governing the prescribing, purchasing, sale, dispensing and use of medicines in Queensland.

First aid medicines

Fact sheets regarding the purchase, sale and use of medicines commonly used for the purpose of providing first aid treatment:

Prescribing and dispensing scheduled substances

Tools and resources

Some useful documents to assist with meeting regulatory obligations.

Visiting health practitioners (declared major events)

Information for visiting health practitioners during events declared under the Major Events Act 2014.

Dispensing records visiting health practitioners—requirement to send a copy of dispensed prescriptions to Queensland Health.

Wholesale sales of S2 and S3 medicines Wholesalers—requirement to send a report of Schedule 2 (Pharmacy Only) or Schedule 3 (Pharmacist Only) medicines sold to visiting health practitioners during a major event to Queensland Health.

Last updated: 10 May 2021