Business Licenses and Permits

The Kentucky Board of Pharmacy issues the following types of licenses and permits.


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Closing Procedures

Pursuant to 201 KAR 2:106, resident facilities must follow the steps below for closure.

  • Notify the public at least 30 days in advance of closure.
  • Submit a written notice of closure to the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy, Drug Enforcement and the Drug Enforcement Branch of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services at least 15 days in advance of closure.
  • Verify with the Drug Enforcement Branch of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services that KASPER data is current and complete (if applicable).
  • Upon closure, submit your permit, the actual date of cessation of operations and the final controlled substance inventory.

Non-resident facilities must immediately inform the Board upon closure.‚Äč 


Theft or Loss Procedures

If your pharmacy has suffered a loss of controlled substances, please complete DEA Form 106.  This form needs to be submitted online to the DEA.  Please print a copy and submit by mail or fax to the Drug Enforcement Branch and the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy.