The new Seventh Community Pharmacy Agreement (7CPA) is a five-year, $18.3 billion agreement which commenced on 1 July 2020 between the Australian Government, the Pharmacy Guild and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA).
The Agreement aims to support consumer access to medicines and related services through community pharmacies across Australia.
There had been several Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific programs funded under successive Community Pharmacy Agreements, such as QUMAX, Pharmacy Workforce programs and others.
The 7CPA also provides additional funding for CTG script measure to broaden access to medicines for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Please find below details of some of the 7CPA program changes that commenced 1st July 2021.