The United Republic of Tanzania

Ministry of Health

Pharmacy Council


The Pharmacy Council (PC) is the statutory body established under the Pharmacy Act, Cap 311 to regulate the pharmacy professionals practice and related matters. The Council sets standards of pharmacy education and evaluate the competency of pharmacists, pharmaceutical technicians and pharmaceutical assistance by providing pre registration and professional examinations as required by the law. All this is done to ensure that pharmacy professionals have sufficient skills and knowledge to deliver effective health care that meets the needs of the community.