About the CCA

The Company Chemists' Association

The Company Chemists' Association provides a forum for the large businesses engaged in community pharmacy to work together to help create an environment where pharmacy can flourish and providers compete in a fair and equitable way. We aim to:

  • Represent our members
  • Empower our members to understand the changing policy environment; and
  • Influence that policy environment.

Today, the CCA has nine companies in membership. They are: Boots, The Co-operative Pharmacy, Lloydspharmacy, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Wm Morrison Supermarkets, Asda, Rowlands Pharmacy and Superdrug. Between them, our members own over 6,500 pharmacies representing almost 50% of the pharmacies in the United Kingdom.

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CCA in the press

Pharmacy Voice questions the role of prescription charges as new fraud measures are announced

05.01.2015

Pharmacy Voice supports moves to simplify the process for pharmacists checking exemptions for prescription fees but warns the measures do not solve the real issue of pharmacists acting as ‘tax collectors’ for the Government.

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