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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional And Occupational Licensing
Agency 110. Board of Pharmacy
Chapter 21. Regulations Governing the Licensure of Pharmacists and Registration of Pharmacy Technicians

18VAC110-21-20. Fees.

A. Unless otherwise provided, fees listed in this section shall not be refundable.

B. Unless otherwise provided, any fees for taking required examinations shall be paid directly to the examination service as specified by the board.

C. Initial application fees.

1. Pharmacist license


2. Pharmacy intern registration


3. Pharmacy technician trainee registration


4. Pharmacy technician registration


5. Approval of a pharmacy technician training program


6. Approval of a continuing education program


D. Annual renewal fees.

1. Pharmacist active license – due no later than December 31


2. Pharmacist inactive license – due no later than December 31


3. Pharmacy technician registration – due no later than December 31


4. Pharmacy technician training program

$100 every two years

E. Late fees. The following late fees shall be paid in addition to the current renewal fee to renew an expired license or registration within one year of the expiration date or within two years in the case of a pharmacy technician training program. In addition, engaging in activities requiring a license or registration after the expiration date of such license or registration shall be grounds for disciplinary action by the board.

1. Pharmacist license


2. Pharmacist inactive license


3. Pharmacy technician registration


4. Pharmacy technician training program


F. Reinstatement fees. Any person or entity attempting to renew a license or registration more than one year after the expiration date, or more than two years after the expiration date in the case of a pharmacy technician training program, shall submit an application for reinstatement with any required fees. Reinstatement is at the discretion of the board and, except for reinstatement following revocation or suspension, may be granted by the executive director of the board upon completion of an application and payment of any required fees.

1. Pharmacist license


2. Pharmacist license after revocation or suspension


3. Pharmacy technician registration


4. Pharmacy technician or pharmacy technician trainee registration after revocation or suspension


5. A pharmacy technician training program that failed to renew and continued to operate for more than one renewal cycle shall pay the current and all back renewal fees for the years in which they were operating plus a reinstatement fee of $75. A pharmacy technician training program that ceases operation and wishes to resume shall not be eligible for reinstatement but shall apply for a new registration.

G. Miscellaneous fees.

1. Duplicate wall certificate


2. Handling fee for returned check or a dishonored credit card or debit card


3. Duplicate license or registration


4. Verification of licensure or registration


Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-2400 and 54.1-3307 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 36, Issue 6, eff. December 11, 2019; amended, Virginia Register Volume 37, Issue 2, eff. October 14, 2020; Volume 37, Issue 12, eff. March 18, 2021; Volume 39, Issue 7, eff. December 21, 2022.

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