02 Aug Pharmacy Act, 1974 (Act No. 53 Of 1974)
The South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) in terms of section 35A of the Pharmacy Act (Act No. 53 of 1974) regulates the practice of pharmacy within South Africa. SAPC ensures that all responsible pharmacists, pharmacy support personnel and pharmacy owners provide pharmaceutical services that comply with good pharmacy practice standards prescribed in the Pharmacy Act and relevant provisions of the Medicines and Related Substances Act.