GENERAL REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR STUDENT PHARMACISTS
A person must be registered as a student pharmacist within 6 months of their enrolment as a student in the pharmacy education program and before starting their structured practical training, or providing pharmacy services. A student pharmacist may only provide pharmacy services while under the supervision of a full pharmacist.
Use the information and resources below to ensure that you have all of the necessary documentation for your student pharmacist registration application. You may want to print this page to use as a reference. Refer to the student pharmacist process for the specific requirements.
Student Pharmacist Applications are to be completed online through eServices unless otherwise specified. All required documents must be mailed to the College office at 200 – 1765 West 8th Ave, Vancouver BC V6J 5C6. Faxed or scanned copies via email will not be accepted.
Submitting Your Documents
- Submit both sides of any documents that are double-sided, e.g. birth certificate, Canadian Citizenship card or certificate.
- Documents in a language other than English must be translated by a certified translator.
- Documents that are required to be notarized must be completed by a Notary Public or lawyer. Other professionals will not be accepted.
The registration process takes at least 30 business days to complete.
Your application will be reviewed within 5 business days upon receipt. However, the processing of your registration application will only be completed when the College receives all required documentation and your Criminal Record Check result from the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General.
The College will receive your results approximately 20-25 business days after your authorization has been submitted.
Processing times may be extended if additional adjudication or fingerprinting is required by the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General.
A confirmation email will be sent to you upon completion of the registration process.
Registration application and Jurisprudence Exam fees are listed below and can also be found in the HPA Fee Schedule.
The accepted online methods of payment for fees are Visa and Mastercard.
All College fees are non-refundable.
|Application Type||Registration Fee|
|Application for Student Pharmacist||$100.00 plus GST and $28.00 Criminal Record Check|