The purposes for which the society is established are as follows:
1. To advance the science of pharmacology and allied sciences in all its ramifications.
2. To set, improve and maintain the highest professional and ethical standard among its members and other practitioners of the science of pharmacology.
3. To liaise, co-operate and interact with other similar national or international bodies.
4. To further, strengthen and promote the above objectives by publishing relevant books, journals, and newsletters for circulation among its members’ practitioners of pharmacology and other interested individuals and bodies.