Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Licensing Compliance Guide
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Connecticut Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Licensing

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Licensing requirements for Connecticut healthcare and pharmaceutical companies and individuals.

This page provides an overview of healthcare and pharmaceutical industry licensing in for individuals and businesses. You will find state requirements, application fees, filing instructions, and more. For assistance with licensing, please contact us to learn about our software and managed license services.

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Connecticut Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Company Licenses

Connecticut In-State Manufacturer of Drugs, Medical Devices, and/or Cosmetics License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

License Application for Manufacturer of Drugs, Medical Devices, and/or Cosmetics

Agency Fee:

Between $285 and $1,880 depending on number of chemists and whether or not the manufacturer produces controlled substances.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

Between $285 and $1,880 depending on number of chemists and whether or not the manufacturer produces controlled substances.

Due:

Annually by June 30.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut In-State Pharmacy License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Application for a New Connecticut In-State Pharmacy

Agency Fee:

$750

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$190

Due:

Annually by August 31.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut In-State Wholesaler of Drugs, Medical Devices, and/or Cosmetics License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Application for Wholesaler of Drugs, Medical Devices and/or Cosmetics Within the State of Connecticut

Agency Fee:

$190 for no controlled substances or $375 for wholesalers with controlled substances.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$190 for no controlled substances or $375 for wholesalers with controlled substances.

Due:

Annually by June 30.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut Laboratory with Controlled Substances Registration

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$80

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$80

Due:

Annually by January 31.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut Non-Legend Drug Permit

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Non-Legend Drug Permit Application

Agency Fee:

$140

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$100

Due:

Annually by December 31.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut Nonresident Manufacturer of Drugs, Medical Devices, and/or Cosmetics License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$0

Turnaround:

3 weeks

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Renewal Not Required

Not required



Nonresident manufacturer registrations do not expire.

Connecticut Nonresident Pharmacy License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

This registration is required for businesses that reside outside the State of Connecticut and wish to conduct the business of pharmacy within the State of Connecticut.
Prior to obtaining this registration, your application will be reviewed by the Commission of Pharmacy. You must be licensed as a pharmacy in your home state in order to obtain this registration.

Form:

Application for Registration of Nonresident Pharmacy

Instructions:

Mail to:

Department of Consumer Protection
License Services
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 801
Hartford, CT 06103

Filing Method:

Mail 

Agency Fee:

$750

Turnaround:

In general the approval process takes no longer than 60 days provided that the application submitted is complete. Once your application is submitted it will be in a PENDING status until it is approved by the Commission of Pharmacy.

Notes:

Frequently Asked Questions

How to Apply:
  • Register with the Connecticut Secretary of State. 
  • File your application with the Board of Pharmacy
  • The application is submitted with the appropriate fee is reviewed and determined to be complete
  • The application will be reviewed by the Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy at the next Pharmacy Commission meeting
Required Attachments:
  • A copy of your current registration in your home state
  • A copy of your Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Registration
  • A copy of any manufacturing registration that you maintain either with the state in which your pharmacy resides or any federal agency (Food and Drug Administration (FDA), DEA, etc.)
  • A copy of any wholesale/distributor registration that you maintain either with the state in which your pharmacy resides or any federal agency (FDA, DEA, etc.)
  • A copy of your pharmacy’s most recent inspection by the State Board of Pharmacy in the state in which your pharmacy resides
  • A copy of your prescription label 
  • A list of owners, officers, directors, members, managers, and partners, including names and addresses
  • A list of all pharmacists with their address, state of licensure, and license number
  • A list of all pharmacy interns with their address, state of licensure, and license number
  • Any accreditations that you maintain pertaining to your pharmacy, wholesaler/distributor or manufacturing business (i.e. Joint Commission, National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, etc.). 
Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$190

Due:

Annually by August 31.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut Nonresident Wholesaler of Drugs, Medical Devices, and/or Cosmetics License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Application for Wholesaler of Drugs, Medical Devices and/or Cosmetics Outside the State of Connecticut

Agency Fee:

$190 for no controlled substances or $375 for wholesalers with controlled substances.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$190 for no controlled substances or $375 for wholesalers with controlled substances.

Due:

Annually by June 30.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Individual Licenses

Connecticut Individual Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Licenses

Connecticut Controlled Substance Practitioner Registration

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$40

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$40

Due:

By February 28 of odd-numbered years.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut Pharmacist Intern Registration

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Pharmacy Intern Application

Agency Fee:

$60

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Renewal Not Required

Not required



Intern registrations are valid until 4 months after graduation and cannot be renewed.

Connecticut Pharmacist License

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Pharmacist License Application

Agency Fee:

$200

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$120

Due:

January 31 of Even-Numbered Years

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Connecticut Pharmacist Temporary Permit to Practice

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Temporary Permit to Practice Pharmacy

Agency Fee:

$200

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Renewal Not Required

Not required



Temporary licenses expire 3 months from the date of issuance and cannot be renewed.

Connecticut Pharmacy Technician Registration

Agency:Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy
Fact Checked:4/3/19

Initial Registration

Form:

Pharmacy Technician Registration New Application

Agency Fee:

$100

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Registration Renewal

Filing Method:

Online

Agency Fee:

$50

Due:

Annually by March 31.

Fact Checked:4/5/19

Learn about healthcare and pharmaceutical licensing in other states:

Controlled Substance Registration - In addition to a pharmacy license, controlled substance registration registration is required in many states for pharmacies that distribute controlled substances.

NABP (National Association of Boards of Pharmacy) - Host a variety of programs and resources relating to pharmacist and pharmacy licensure and examination.

Pharmacist in Charge - A licensed pharmacist designated by a pharmacy to act as the party responsible for compliance with regulations.

VPP (Verified Pharmacy Program) - A program run by NABP that allows state boards to share information and more easily register out-of-state pharmacies.

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