Elevating Quality, Expertise, and Regulatory Compliance.


We handle the end-to-end process for sourcing and delivering raw materials.

We source, store and deliver raw materials in accordance with your requirements.

We are not just a supplier – we are an extension of your success.


Sectors we support

At Active Pharma Supplies Ltd, we are your trusted source for active pharmaceutical substances and excipients, catering to a wide range of clients, including hospitals, licensed medical specials manufacturers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and food supplement producers.


Our Specialities

With years of experience and expertise, we specialise in providing raw materials that meet the stringent requirements of our clientele.  With customers including the NHS, compounding chemists, and contract manufacturers we are familiar with quality and service requirements. Our diverse product range encompasses a wide variety of materials tailored to meet the specific needs of each industry we serve.

What sets us apart from other API distributors is our unique position as a licensed manufacturer, allowing us to expertly pack and repack APIs into both primary and secondary packaging. This enables us to provide small packs of starting materials, perfect for clinical supplies and small batch manufacturing.


Next Day Stock

In the fast-paced world of manufacturing, we understand the importance of having the right materials exactly when you need them. Our extensive product list is readily available for next day delivery, ensuring your production remains uninterrupted.

Speedy Quotes

Time is of the essence, and we respect that. Our streamlined quotation process ensures that you receive accurate quotes in record time, empowering you to make informed decisions swiftly.

Exceptional Customer Service

Our dedicated customer service team is here to assist you every step of the way. Whether you have a question about our products, need assistance with your order, or require expert advice, we are just a call or email away.

Unbeatable Cost and Quality

Balancing cost-effectiveness with uncompromising quality is our forte. We work tirelessly to offer competitive pricing without compromising on the calibre of our raw materials.

Your success is our success, and we're committed to helping you achieve it.

Where are APS based?

Active Pharma Supplies Ltd is headquartered in Chorley and Leyland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. Our strategic location near the motorway ensures convenient access for efficient delivery routes.

What licenses do you hold?

Through our MHRA licenses we have been approved up to Schedule 2 for supply and distribution of API’s allowing us to store and supply controlled substances with short turnaround times. We hold a MHRA API registration, so we are licensed to import, export and distribute APIs for Human use. We also hold a manufacturing license, so we can repack and sub batch pharmaceutical starting materials for human use. Site License API 42785 We are inspected and certified for GMP and GDP by the MHRA. GMP & GDP Inspection 42785/13455310

What products do you supply?

We offer a large range of products stocked in our UK premises, ready for dispatch, with a next day delivery service available.   Pack sizes range from 1g to 25 Kg with bespoke package sizes available.

How do I become a customer?

For new customers a customer application form must be completed.  This can be obtained by calling 01772 367977 or emailing our sales team on sales@activepharma.co.uk

What shipping and delivery options do you offer?

At Active Pharma Supplies we offer several options for dispatching items:

Standard courier service – for small, low cost and low weight items.

Same day shipping – for high value important items that are needed quickly.

Next day shipping

Pallet shipping – for large, heavy items or for large quantities.

Controlled ambient and cold chain shipping.

At all times we look to fulfil our orders in a timely and cost-effective manner. 

Are you ready to elevate your production process and enhance your results?

Reach out to us today for a seamless experience.

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