873. In general.

The main statutory provisions relating to pharmacists1, pharmacy technicians and pharmacies are to be found in Part IV of the Medicines Act 19682 and the Pharmacy Order 20103. The term 'registered pharmacist' in the Pharmacy Order 20104 refers to a person who is entered in Part 1 or Part 4 of the register maintained by the General Pharmaceutical Council5, the term 'registered pharmacy technician' refers to a person entered in Part 2 or Part 5 of the register