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Obtain food stuff registration certificate  (6) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Authority (TMDA), Sub- Head Office (x 5)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Certificate of registration of food products

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

TMDA profoma invoice
Stamped bank deposit slip
TMDA receipt (x 2)
Application form for low risk food
Certificate of analysis of products

Estimated cost USD  400

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TZS expand_more expand_less
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USD 400
Registration fee for meat and meat products

Total Duration 19d - 56d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 19d 56d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 50mn
Attention at counter: 40mn 1h. 15mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 18d 55d

Laws 3 expand_more expand_less

Tanzania food, drug and cosmetics (registration of food) regulations  of 2011 Tanzania Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act (Registration of Food) Regulations, 2011
  Sections 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 25
TFDA fee and charges regulation Tanzania Food, Drugs and Cosmetics (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2015
  Article First schedule 13-41
THE TANZANIA FOOD, DRUGS AND COSMETICS ACT, CAP 219, 2003 The Tanzania Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 2003
  Section  28
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