Medicine Store Licence

Application for Temporary Closure of Medicine Store

How to Apply

Time of application: In accordance with Paragraph 3 of Article 63 and Article 74 of Decree-Law no. 58/90/M dated 19th September, a medicine store ‘shall inform the Health Bureau about its closure and closing period at least 15 days in advance, except where the closure is caused by unforeseen circumstances’.

Application procedures and documents required:

  1. The Completed DR-7 Application Form for Temporary / Permanent Closure of ‘Medicine Store’;
  2. Documents justifying the reason for temporary closure;
  3. List of remaining medicines and their handling method (Note);
  4. Original of the licence and of the registration form of the medicine store;

Note: The relevant documents shall be signed by the medicine store owner, or an executive management member legitimately representing the company when the owner is a legal person.

Location of Application and Service Hours

Location of application: Pharmaceutical Affairs Department, Health Bureau
Address: Avenida Sidónio Pais, n.º 51, Edif. “China Plaza”, 1.º andar, Macau (Receipt and Dispatch Unit)
Service hours:
Mondays to Thursdays: 09:00-13:00; 14:30-17:45
Fridays: 09:00-13:00; 14:30-17:30
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays


Not required

Application Processing Time

The Health Bureau will finish the review and approval process within 90 days upon receipt of all the documents required.

Application Status Enquiry and Result Collection

Application status enquiry: Not available online

Means of result collection: In person

Content provider: Health Bureau (SS)

Last modified: 2018-05-11 18:59

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