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Profile of registrant

Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain

Identification number in the register: 26683956563-83
Registration date: 05/09/11 12:26:38

The information on this organisation was last modified on 12/08/14 11:03:26
The date of the last annual update was 12/08/14 11:03:26

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
Acronym: RPS
Legal status: Company incorporated by Royal Charter
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  Kimberley Shields
Position: Commercial Lawyer

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Alina Lourie
Position: Managing Director - Pharmaceutical Press

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1 Lambeth High Street 
London SE1 7JN
Telephone number: (+44) 2075722737
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Royal Pharmaceutical Society believes that pharmacists should be:

•The recognised professional member of the healthcare team responsible for choosing

•The universally accessible frontline clinical provider of all aspects of pharmaceutical care

•The healthcare professional entrusted by patients to take care of their every pharmaceutical need

•The recognised expert professional for medicines governance, information and management

•The guardian of patient safety and welfare, maximising the benefits of medicines and minimising the risks caused by adverse effects

•The leader in pharmaceutical innovation, research and developments of medicines, and of the delivery of pharmaceutical services

•The patient’s safeguard in the research, design, manufacture and supply of quality assured medicines

•The educator of all health professionals, the public and patients on the safe and effective use of medicines

•Accessible to all patients as a source of advice on health improvement and well-being
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 200
Complementary information: Approximately 200 people are employed by RPS who all contribute to the organisations interests and values.

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Budget
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trans-European Networks


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 04/2013 - 04/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.