The Drugs of Dependence Unit issues authorisations to prescribe Schedule 8 medicines and monitors the prescription of Schedule 8 medicines from reports received from pharmacies.
The program excludes the Stimulant Regulatory Scheme (external site) and the Community Program for Opioid Pharmacotherapy (CPOP) (external site).
Schedule 8 Medicines Prescribing Code and supporting material
- Pharmaceutical Services Branch
Address: 189 Royal Street, East Perth, 6004
Phone: 9222 6883
- Schedule 8 prescriber information service
Phone: 9222 4424
Medicines and Poisons Regulation Branch