SQP Registered Premises

SQPs may only prescribe and/or supply the veterinary medicines that they are qualified for, from registered premises. These are described as:

  • A Veterinary Practice Premises (VPP) registered with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • A pharmacy registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council or the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland
  • An SQP retailer premises – a premises approved by the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) as suitable for the storage and supply by an SQP

If you are planning to establish a new SQP retailer premises you will need to apply directly to the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) inspection team.