For Official Enquiry
For Online Enquiry
7717227717 Mon-Fri
(10:00 AM-04:30 PM) (Only for Correspondence/
Queries relating to Good Standing Certificates)

Functions Of The Council

Functions of the Council

(As per the Pharmacy Act,1948 as amended & State Pharmacy Rules,1951)

  • Registration.
  • Renewal
  • Prosecutions- Receiving complaints; Removals on death; Penal Removals or Erasures and caution or reprimand or teprimand or suspension etc.
  • Restorations, re-entry.
  • In- Migrations- to seek NOCs from other State Pharmacy Councils.
  • Out- Migrations- to give NOCs to other State Pharmacy Councils.
  • Goodstanding/Validity Certificates to the foreign Countries.
  • Duplicate Certificates on demand after due verification.
  • Elections to the Council to elect six of its fifteen members.
  • Regular Meetings of the Executive Committee & General body of the Council
  • Receipt & Dispatch of Dak and Disposal of Undelivered Dak.
  • Attending Public enquires both on appearance and by post.
  • Co-ordination with the State Govt.; with departments of Medical Education & Research and Health & Family Welfare.
  • Co-ordination with the Pharmacy Council of India & with other State Pharmacy Councils.
  • Co-ordination with the Professional Institutes & Regular Refresher Courses for Registered Pharmacists- promotion of professional efficiency & prestige, co-ordination within Chemists & Pharmacists for better employment ties & for their balance ration in the State.
  • Vigilance to avoid sabotage, false scandals & to ensure the genuineness of the Registration Process.
  • Court cases, litigations, legal matters.
  • Policy matters; and to constitute sub-committees to look into the specific matters.
  • Maintenance of Accounts, bills, income & expenditure & Annual audit. Self-maintenance, review & refix the fee-structure, proper distribution of work among staff members, their records of service, leaves, pays etc. Discipline Maintenance, Record Maintenance.
  • Entry of new changes- Registration of additional qualification providing certified copies of entries in the Register.
  • Maintenance of a Yearly up-to-date register on April 1st with the total numbers of registered pharmacists; numbers added during year; numbers restored; numbers erased; numbers removed by death.