Contact Information

License Application Status | Education Credentials from Non-approved Programs | Licensing Examination | Practice Issues, Establishment Registrations and Continuing Education | Professional Misconduct and Discipline | General Customer Service

License Application Status

Find the status of your license application by checking our online license verifications; your name will be added immediately when your license number is issued. You may also contact:

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
Division of Professional Licensing Services
Pharmacy Unit
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, ext. 250 (voice)
518-402-5354 (fax)
opunit1@mail.nysed.gov

Please provide your name, social security number, date of birth, and the name of the profession in any correspondence.


Education Credentials from Non-approved Programs

If you have questions about acceptable documentation to verify education completed outside the U.S. or in non-approved programs, contact:

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
Bureau of Comparative Education
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, ext. 300 (voice)
518-486-2966 (fax)
comped@mail.nysed.gov


Licensing Examination

Please refer to the examination section of the licensing requirements.


Practice Issues, Establishment Registrations and Continuing Education

For answers to questions concerning practice issues, establishment registrations (pharmacies, wholesalers, repackers and manufacturers) or continuing education requirements, contact:

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
State Board of Pharmacy
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, ext. 130 (voice)
518-473-6995 (fax)
pharmbd@mail.nysed.gov


Professional Misconduct and Discipline

This site contains information concerning professional misconduct, including how to file a complaint and search for disciplinary actions taken against licensees.


General Customer Service

Office of the Professions staff are available from 8:30 am to 4:45 pm, Eastern time, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, ext. 570 (voice)
518-473-1426 (TDD/TTY)
518-474-1449 (fax)
op4info@mail.nysed.gov

Last Updated: February 19, 2014