Requirements for Initial Application for Pharmacist Licensure:
*Applicants for initial licensure as a pharmacist shall submit to a query to the National Practitioner Data Bank of the United States Department of Health and Human Services pursuant to 201 KAR 2:020 Section 6(1). This query will be submitted by the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy. There is a fee of $25 for this query. Make checks payable to 'Kentucky State Treasurer'.
*Applicants for initial licensure as a pharmacist shall submit to a criminal background check by means of a finger-print check pursuant to 201 KAR 2:020 Section 6(2). Fingerprint cards will be mailed to the applicant upon receipt of the application for initial licensure. The combined fee for a fingerprint-based state and FBI CHAI check is $33.25. KY Fingerprinting Guide during COVID-19