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A farewell message to LPCs from the NPA’s outgoing chief executive Mark Lyonette

Important statement around the NPAs position on Supervision

Pharmacy leaders join forces to write to the Secretary of State

The National Pharmacy Association has written to senior managers at NHS England to request an uplift in funding for pharmacy contractors to cover higher staffing costs and a range of other cost-inflating factors.



Pharmacy Supervision Practice Group

Organisations from across the community pharmacy sector, who have come together to look into the future of “supervision” in community pharmacy, have produced their final report.


The NPA is leading the response of the independent sector to proposals from Government and the NHS for 'efficiencies' in community pharmacy.

Leading ideas and evidence

We build the evidence for independent community pharmacy and lead the sector's thinking.

Political and stakeholder engagement

The NPA works tirelessly to push community pharmacy up the political agenda and ensure the sector gets the recognition and support it deserves.

NPA Policy Conversations

The NPA's vision for community pharmacy where pharmacies are thriving and patients benefit across UK. Join the debate now:

Workforce Issues

How the NPA is working closely with all key stakeholders across the UK, on all workforce issues pertaining the whole pharmacy team

NPA Core Beliefs

If community pharmacy is to move forwards, fulfill its potential across health and wellbeing and thrive professionally and commercially, the sector requires unity of purpose.

Representing you in Northern Ireland


The UK left the EU on the 31st January 2020.

Medicines Supply Chain

Empowering you in relation to wholesalers and manufacturers.


The NPA is currently responding to the following consultations

Latest News

Keep up to date with the latest Representation News from the NPA

Hub and Spoke Topic

The NPA has been leading the debate on hub and spoke dispensing models since the concept was first proposed by the government in 2015.

Primary Care Best Practice Show

We've been showcasing community pharmacy to those in wider primary care. View our presentations: