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Dechra Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing

Skipton, United Kingdom

Contact Details

Snaygill Industrial Estate
Keighley Road
North Yorkshire
BD23 2RW

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Phone number: +44 175 679 1311
Fax number: +44 175 679 5511
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Company Profile

Dechra Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing is the manufacturing business of dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC, operating from two european sites at Skipton, UK and Bladel, netherlands, plus Melbourne in the USA.

Dechra provides a comprehensive range of contract pharmaceutical services. its mission is to provide an

excellent service, developing and supplying quality products to customers worldwide.

Dechra is a complete service provider, off erring product development through manufacturing and packing to QP release. Supported by highly qualified staff , trained to the highest standard.

Ongoing investment in the factory at Skipton has  created a well equipped MHRA- and FdA-approved,  cgMP facility that produces a diverse range of dosage forms and a wide scale of volumes and batch sizes,including scale-up and commercial batch production.

The site comprises multiple manufacturing and packing suites with QC, validation and development  laboratories. it also has a 160-pallet Cd store.

Dechra’s cgMP facility at Bladel, Netherlands is igZ-approved to manufacture, import and pack pharmaceuticals for veterinary use, including controlled drugs.

it produces injections, oral solutions, powders and premixes. The Melbourne facility produces tablets and chews for the US Veterinary Market.

Status: Part of of Dechra Pharmaceuticals plc
Date established: 1948
Number of local staff: 239
Additional services
  • CD Production
  • Specials Production
  • 2D Data Matrix Printing
  • ICH Conditions Storage
  • Artwork Coordination
  • Aseptic Filling
  • Importation Testing Release

  • Formulation Development
  • Analytical Methods Development
  • Validation/Stability Studies
  • Materials Management
  • Solid Dose Manufacture
  • Injections Manufacture
  • Powders Production
  • Premix production
  • Liquids/semi solida manufacture
  • Multiple presentations packing
  • QP release

Awards, Membership and Accreditations
  • MHRA, and IGZ cGMP Licences to Manufacture, Import and Assemble Pharmaceuticals for Human and Veterinary use
  • FDA Approval for Solid Oral Dose Production
  • Specials Licences for Human and Veterinary use
  • Veterinary Wholesale Dealers Licence
  • Home Office Controlled Drugs and Precursors Licences
  • Investors in People Certification
  • ISO 14001 environmental standard certification

Key Contacts

Business Development Director
Managing Director
Sales and Marketing Director
Technical Support Manager
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