Pharmacies and Device Suppliers Not Enrolled as Providers in the BC PharmaCare Program or Enrolled as Providers with Limits and Conditions

If a pharmacy or device supplier site is not enrolled in the PharmaCare program, PharmaCare cannot cover any medications or other benefits purchased from that site.

Find below:

Enrolment Requirement

Under the Pharmaceutical Services Act and the Provider Regulation, a pharmacy or device supplier must enrol in PharmaCare and be accepted as a provider in order to submit claims to PharmaCare on behalf of B.C. residents.

Pursuant to Section 23(5)(b) of the Provider Regulation, if the Ministry of Health denies enrolment to a site:

  • The ministry will notify the site in writing.
  • The site has 21 days to respond in writing.
    • If the site responds within the 21 days, the ministry considers the response and confirms or reverses the denial of enrolment.
    • If the site does not respond within 21 days, the site will not be enrolled.
  • The ministry notifies the site of the final decision in writing.
  • If the site is not enrolled as a PharmaCare provider:
    • the site cannot submit claims to PharmaCare on behalf of B.C. residents.
    • if a B.C. resident purchases PharmaCare benefits from the site, PharmaCare will not cover the items.

Sites Not Enrolled in PharmaCare Due to Their Application Being Denied or Enrolment Cancelled

This list includes pharmacy and device supplier sites that are not enrolled in the BC PharmaCare program and that cannot submit claims on behalf of B.C. residents. Medications or other benefits purchased from these sites cannot be covered by PharmaCare.

Sites not enrolled in PharmaCare due to their application being denied or enrolment cancelled.
Name Address City Effective Date
Abbott (Renuka) Pharmacy 420 Abbott Street Vancouver December 7, 2014
Capital Care Pharmacy 13444 108 Avenue Surrey December 15, 2014
City Centre Pharmacy 10519 King George Blvd Surrey April 30, 2016
Costless Pharmacy #2 7568 6 Street Burnaby July 14, 2015
Downtown Pharmacy 348 Powell Street Vancouver July 4, 2014
East End Pharmacy 2021 Commercial Drive Vancouver June 20, 2015
Family First Pharmacy #211, 9547 152 Street Surrey June 20, 2015
Grandview Prescriptions 3026 Commercial Drive Vancouver July 4, 2014
IHS Pharmacy #104, 12355 Pattullo Place Surrey June 27, 2015
Knowlton’s Drug Store 15 East Hastings Street Vancouver July 4, 2015
Kwantlen Pharmacy #3, 12818 72 Avenue Surrey July 18, 2015
La Vie Remedy’s Rx 3373 Fraser Street Vancouver July 11, 2015
Main Street Remedy’s Rx 4484 Main Street Vancouver July 11, 2015
Metropolitan Pharmacy 4207 Fraser Street Vancouver April 16, 2016
Mount Pleasant Pharmacy 93 Kingsway Vancouver June 20, 2015
Native Vancouver Pharmacy #108, 50 East Hastings Street Vancouver June 12, 2015
New West Pharmacy 408 Columbia Street New Westminster July 4, 2014
Northburn Remedy’s Rx 320 Gilmore Ave Burnaby July 11, 2015
Peoples Pharmacy #365 4218 Dawson Street Burnaby June 20, 2015
Price Choice Pharmacy 10519 King George Blvd Surrey November 17, 2016
Raven Pharmacy 1182 East Hastings Street Vancouver June 20, 2015
Richport Pharmacy #1900, 8171 Ackroyd Road Richmond April 27, 2015
Shiraz Pharmacy 4705A Hastings Street Burnaby June 1, 2015
The Chemist #1 #17, 15300 105 Avenue Surrey July 14, 2015
The Chemist #2 #6, 22932 Lougheed Hwy Maple Ridge July 14, 2015
The Chemist #3 #107, 8927 152 Street Surrey July 14, 2015
The Chemist #4 #115, 6180 Blundell Road Richmond July 14, 2015
The Chemist #5 5150 Joyce Street Vancouver July 14, 2015
The Chemist #6 7253 Fraser Street Vancouver July 14, 2015
The Chemist #9 #100, 1133 Lonsdale Avenue North Vancouver July 14, 2015
Whalley Pharmacy #101, 10663 King George Blvd Surrey December 7, 2014

Providers Enrolled in PharmaCare with Limits and Conditions 

The following providers can submit claims to PharmaCare on behalf of B.C. residents; however, these providers are enrolled with limits and conditions under the Pharmaceutical Services Act.

Providers enrolled with limits and conditions.
Name Address City Effective Date
BC Prosthetic & Orthotic Services #101, 2000 Enterprise Way Kelowna June 12, 2017
East to West Holistic Pharmacy #102, 14045 104 Avenue Surrey September 10, 2015
Fraser PharmaChoice 4207 Fraser Street Vancouver April 25, 2016
Fraser Neighbourhood Pharmacy 3373 Fraser Street Vancouver Vancouver September 16, 2016
Mardale Pharmacy 15 East Hastings Street Vancouver March 3, 2020
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy #163 #122, 1959 152 Street South Surrey June 1, 2015
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy #231 6180 Fraser Street Vancouver June 1, 2015
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy #239 2030 Kingsway Vancouver June 1, 2015
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy # 285 3039 Kingsway Vancouver June 1, 2015
Peoples Pharmacy #369 #104A, 8140 120 Street Surrey April 16, 2016
Salmon Arm Prescription Centre 581B Hudson Avenue NE Salmon Arm December 3, 2021
Wescana Pharmacy #1 6686 Fraser Street Vancouver June 20, 2015
Wescana Pharmacy #2 #7, 8388 128 Street Surrey June 20, 2015
Wescana Pharmacy #3 #103, 6935 120 Street Delta June 20, 2015
Wescana Pharmacy #5 #105, 8737 120 Street Delta June 20, 2015
Wescana Pharmacy #6 4012 Hastings Street Burnaby June 20, 2015
Wescana Pharmacy # 7 #101, 8585 160 Street Surrey June 20, 2015
Wescana Pharmacy #9  #7, 7445 120 Street Delta June 20, 2015
Westin Pharmacy Ltd. 33 West Broadway Vancouver December 27, 2016