Department of Community Services

Professional Licensing & Regulatory Affairs

Professional Licensing & Regulatory Affairs

Professional Licensing & Regulatory Affairs ensures that professionals are qualified to be licensed pursuant to Yukon legislation, fosters business and consumer confidence in the marketplace and administers a regulatory framework that contributes to a competitive Yukon economy.


Pharmacy and Drug Act available for public review and comment

Last March, the Yukon government appointed an advisory group to help modernize pharmacy legislation in Yukon. The advisory group included representatives from the Yukon Pharmacists Association, Yukon Hospital Corporation, Yukon Medical Association, Yukon Registered Nurses Association, pharmacy owners and from the general public.

The proposed Pharmacy and Drug Act is now ready for public review and comment. For more information, visit the Public Reviews page.

Contact Professional Licensing & Regulatory Affairs  


Location: 
307 Black Street - 1st Floor
Whitehorse, Yukon
 Y1A 2N1

Mailing Address:
Box 2703 (C-5)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Y1A 2C6  

Hours of Operation:  8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: (867) 667-5111
Toll free (in Yukon, NWT and Nunavut): 1-800-661-0408 local 5111 
Fax: (867) 667-3609
Email:  plra@gov.yk.ca