Criteria Standard Evidence

The practice provides safe systems for prescribing, storage, handling, administration and documentation of controlled drugs in accordance with the:

  • Misuse of Drugs Act 1975
  • Misuse of Drugs Regulations 1977.
  • Policy and procedure for the storage and management of controlled drugs, including controlled drugs in an emergency/clinic/doctor’s bag, if applicable.
  • Evidence of the use of an approved controlled drugs register, if applicable.
  • Describe storage and documented recording of controlled drug prescription pads, if applicable.