Andhra Pradesh Pharmacy Council is a statutory body constituted by the Government of Andhra Pradesh under the provisions of the Pharmacy Act of 1948 consisting of 6 members elected by Registered Pharmacists amongst themselves, five members nominated by Government of Andhra Pradesh, one member elected by A P Medical Council and three Ex-Officio Members.
Presently Director General, Drugs Control of AP is in-charge President of the Council. State Government appointed full time Registrar from 23 May 2013.
The main objective of the Andhra Pharmacy Council is to regulate the profession and Practice of pharmacy in the state of Andhra Pradesh.The prime function of the APPC is to grant registration to the eligible pharmacists possessing requisite qualification as per the provisions of section 32(2) of the Pharmacy Act and to enforce the necessary provisions of the Pharmacy Act 1948 and Andhra Pradesh Pharmacy Council Rules,1955.
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