The National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA) is a voluntary association of provincial and territorial pharmacy regulatory bodies as well as the Canadian Forces Pharmacy Services. Members regulate the practice of pharmacy and operation of pharmacies in their respective jurisdictions in Canada.
Mission Statement: National leadership in the pursuit of pharmacy regulatory excellence.
Vision Statement: Best pharmacy regulation, best pharmacy practice, best patient care.
Purpose: As an alliance of pharmacy regulatory authorities, NAPRA provides
- Leadership on national policy issues
- Harmonization of standards to reinforce their credibility, dependability, and acceptance
- A national, central point of contact for communication and engagement with pan-Canadian and international stakeholders
- A community of practice for pharmacy regulatory authorities across Canada to address common issues and share knowledge and experiences relevant to pharmacy regulation