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Obtain registration certificate of premises for wholesale medicine  (5) expand_more expand_less
Obtain medicine registration certificate  (4) expand_more expand_less
Obtain medicine export permit  (3) expand_more expand_less
Obtain EAC certificate of origin  (5) expand_more expand_less
Pre-clearance documentation  (2) expand_more expand_less
Custom declaration  (2) expand_more expand_less
Consignment inspection  (2) expand_more expand_less
Obtain release order  (2) expand_more expand_less
Port clearance  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Obtain registration documents
(last modified: 17/01/2022)

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Contact details

Entity in charge

RIMS Customer Self Service Portal

List of TFDA zonal offices List of TFDA zonal offices

Expected results

Registration certificate of premise
Business permit of a premise (TMDA)

Time frame

Attention at counter: Max.   10mn

Legal justification

1. The Tanzania Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 2003
The Tanzania Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 2003
Sections 18, 21

Additional information

The premise registration certificate is valid for 3 years, and the business permit is valid for one year from the date of registration.

Who certified this information ?

Damas NYANG'ANYI, Ag. Director of Business Support, 18/12/2018

Recourse: Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Authority

Entity in charge

Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Authority

Ally Hassan Mwinyi road, Victoria GEPF house Box 31356, Dar es Salaam
Tel: +255 788 470 312
Website: https://www.tmda.go.tz/
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Unit in charge

Customer Service and Compliance Desk

Mon: 07:30 - 15:30
Tue: 07:30 - 15:30
Wed: 07:30 - 15:30
Thu: 07:30 - 15:30
Fri: 07:30 - 15:30
The office is closed during weekend and public holiday.

Person in charge

Emmanuel Alphonce

Manager, Eastern zone
Tel: +255 754 284 367
Email: emmanuel.alphonce@tfda.go.tz
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