About PSA

PSA is the only Australian Government-recognised peak national professional pharmacy organisation representing all of Australia’s 36,000 pharmacists working in all sectors and across all locations.


PSA is committed to improving Australia’s health through excellence in pharmacist care. PSA believes the expertise of pharmacists can be better utilised to address the health care needs of all Australians.


PSA works to identify, unlock and advance opportunities for pharmacists to realise their full potential, to be appropriately recognised and fairly remunerated.


PSA has a strong and engaged membership base that provides high-quality health care and are the custodians for safe and effective medicine use for the Australian community.


PSA leads and supports innovative and evidence-based healthcare service delivery by pharmacists. PSA provides high-quality practitioner development and practice support to pharmacists and is the custodian of the professional practice standards and guidelines to ensure quality and integrity in the practice of pharmacy.


Every Australian has access to safe, quality and effective healthcare through optimising the role of pharmacists in the Australian healthcare system.

Our Mission

Embedding, equipping and enabling pharmacists to be at the forefront of healthcare in Australia.


  1. Ensure pharmacists have the opportunity to have rewarding careers through advocacy and innovation
  2. Provide lifelong professional support for pharmacists and the pharmacy profession, and advocate for appropriate recognition and remuneration
  3. Build a strong and engaged membership base that supports and enhances PSA’s influence
  4. Value our people, and apply best-practice management and governance to ensure organisational effectiveness and sustainability.