This year pharmacists were mailed License Renewal Reminders on 10/1/2012.  If a licensee’s address was NOT correct with the Board on that day, the Renewal Reminder was likely not received by the licensee.

License Renewal Fees

Board Code

License Type

Current Fees

Renewal Time

Renewal Frequency

PH

Pharmacist

$150

31-Dec/Even Year

Biennial
(2 year)

PN

Nuclear Pharmacist

$150

31-Dec/Even Year

Biennial
(2 year)

PI

Pharmacy Internship

N/A

Not applicable

None

PT

Pharmacy Technician

$60

Birthday

Biennial

DS

Drug Store

$525

31-Dec/Odd Year

Biennial

CS

Controlled Substance

$225

31-Dec/Odd Year

Biennial
(2 year)

CF

Certificate of Fitness (optional)

$180

31-Dec/Odd Year

Biennial

 

Change of Manager

$525 each application

Not applicable

None

NU

Nuclear Pharmacy

$525

31-Dec/Odd Year

Biennial
(2 year)

CS

Nuclear Controlled Substance

$225

31-Dec/Odd Year

Biennial
(2 year)

WD

Wholesale Distributor Permit

$900

30-Nov

Annual

CS

Wholesale Distributor Controlled Sub.
Schedules II-VI

$225

30-Nov

Annual

CS

Wholesale Distributor Controlled Sub.
Schedules III-VI

$225

30-Nov

Annual

CS

Wholesale Distributor Controlled Sub.
Schedule VI

$225

30-Nov

Annual


The following fees apply to all Boards of Registration:

 

Category

Fee

Comments

Late Renewal Fee

$57

per license renewal (Fee is in addition to renewal fee if renewal is received beyond license expiration date).

Certified Statement of Registration

$15

per licensee

Duplicate License

$17

per license

Name Change

$27

per license

Wall Certificate/Duplicate Wall Certificate of Registration

Variable

Contact PCS

Handling Charge for Returned Checks

$23

per check

Public Information CD-ROM

$30

per item in the form


The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Pharmacy has contracted with Professional Credential Services , Inc. (PCS), Nashville, TN, to process its applications for examination and licensure / registration of pharmacists, pharmacy interns and pharmacy technicians. These services include all activities related to the dissemination of forms and the evaluation of any applications for the above referenced candidates. Applicants for a license / registration in pharmacy must submit all of their information directly to PCS. For additional information regarding fees, please contact PCS via the information provided below.

Professional Credential Services Contact Information
Address: 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 800
Nashville, TN 37219
Telephone: (877) 887-9727 - within the United States
(615) 880-4275 - outside the United States
Internet: www.pcshq.com

 


This information is provided by the Division of Health Professions Licensure within the Department of Public Health.