Agency contact information:
The Minnesota Board of Pharmacy enforces rules dealing with drug distribution by drug manufacturers, wholesalers, pharmacies, physicians, dentists, and other practitioners. The board issues all licenses dealing with pharmacists and pharmacies. The board administers the states controlled substance prescription monitoring program.
Application for a Pharmacy License
Applications are available on the Board website at New Pharmacist.
Please contact Board office or check the board website for a checklist for opening a pharmacy.
New Pharmacy and Ownership Change License fee - Original - $190
Period of Issuance:
July 1 - June 30 annually.
Length of Determination Process:
On site inspections of pharmacies located within the state of Minnesota are required before license will be issued.