Electronic prescription fee

The 15c electronic prescription fee paid to pharmacies through the Community Pharmacy Agreement ceased on 1 July 2023.

From 1 July 2023, pharmacies will no longer be charged a 15c fee for eligible prescriptions by the Prescription Exchange Service.

Eligible prescriptions with a date of supply up to 30 June 2023 will be paid the 15c electronic prescription fee.

The eRx Script Exchange is the national Prescription Exchange Service (Prescription Delivery Service), and MediSecure will no longer be providing these services to PBS Approved Suppliers after 31 October 2023.

Read the 7th Community Pharmacy Agreement on the Department of Health and Aged Care website.

Page last updated: 1 July 2023.
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