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System access/Checklist

NGDA- Netzgesellschaft Deutscher Apotheker mbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Avoxa – Mediengesellschaft deutscher Apotheker mbH, builds and operates the pharmacy server through which all locations that dispense pharmaceuticals can connect to securPharm Furthermore, NGDA is in charge of legitimating these system users.


securPharm has compiled a checklist that provides an overview of how to join securPharm-system. The checklist also includes important topics regarding the implementation of the Falsified Medicines Directive.


The cost of the N-ID certificate is EUR 20.00 plus value-added tax for each place of business. The certificate is valid for two years from the date of issue. From February 2019 onward, the monthly costs for using the securPharm system will be EUR 10.00 plus value-added tax for each place of business. In addition, a connection fee of EUR 125.00 plus value-added tax is charged, which is paid by ABDA for public pharmacies.