Welcome to the All-Party Pharmacy Group

The All-Party Pharmacy Group was formed in December 1999. Our statement of purpose, agreed at our inaugural meeting is as follows:

To raise awareness of the profession of pharmacy, and to promote pharmacists' current and potential contribution to the health of the nation.

Upcoming Event


Future meetings will appear here

Latest News

26 Aug 2015
100 days since the Government took office

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We are committed to inquiring into issues of current interest and significance for pharmacy, patients and the NHS. We have chosen to adopt some of the principles of operation that select committees of the House use. We hold meetings and investigations into current issues, inviting expert speakers to explain their views to us.

To read about forthcoming events and inquiries click here

Recent Activity

  • July 2015 : APPG responds to the announcement of the pharmacy funding settlement and national flu vaccination service
  • July 2015: Sir Kevin Barron tables questions on decriminalising dispensing errors
  • July 2015: APPG responds to ¬£15m scheme to give patients pharmacist support in GP surgeries
  • June 2015 : APPG responds to pharmacies being given access to the Summary Care Record

This is not an official website of the House of Commons or the House of Lords. It has not been approved by either House or its committees. All-Party Parliamentary Groups are informal groups of Members of both Houses with a common interest in particular issues. The views expressed in these webpages are those of the group. The All-Party Pharmacy Group receives financial support from: Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC), the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) and Pharmacy Voice (PV). Secretariat functions are provided by Luther Pendragon. A full list of Luther Pendragon’s clients can be found here