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


Roundtable discussion on the New Medicines Service on Wednesday February 11th at 10:30am in the House of Commons

Latest News

01 Apr 2015
The APPG calls for the NMS to be extended to include antidepressants

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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

  • February 24 2015 : Improving care for people with mental health conditions: How can pharmacy help?
  • February 11 2015: Roundtable discussion on the New Medicine Service (NMS)
  • December 17 2014: Calling time on alcohol misuse: Using community pharmacies to tackle problem drinking
  • October 27 2014 : Seasonal flu: could the London approach stop an NHS meltdown?

The All-Party Pharmacy Group receives financial support from: Company Chemists Association, National Pharmacy Association, Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society. Luther Pendragon provides administrative assistance to the Group.