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Obtain medicine registration certificate  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Zanzibar Food and Drug Agency (ZFDA) (x 3)
The People's Bank of Zanzibar (PBZ) (x 2)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

ZFDA medicine registration certificate

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

PBZ Bank Slip
Payment invoice (ZFDA)
PBZ Stamped banksSlip
Application letter for medicine registration (ZFDA)
Stamped medicine application form for registration (ZFDA)
ZFDA receipt

Estimated cost TZS  5,000 +USD  500

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TZS expand_more expand_less
  • TZS Add Name Here
TZS 5,000
Fee for application form
USD 500
Registration fee for imported products

Total Duration 181d - 361d  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 181d 361d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 10mn 50mn
Attention at counter: 10mn 35mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 180d 360d

Laws 4 expand_more expand_less

Guideline for Medicine registration and evaluation (ZFDA) Compendium of Medicines Evaluation and Registration (ZFDA)
The Zanzibar Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, No 2 of  2006 The Zanzibar Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, No 2 of 2006
  Sections 53, 54, 55
The Zanzibar Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, No 2 of 2006 Regulations The Zanzibar Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Regulations, 2006
  Sections 27, 38, 39, 78, 79
ZFDA service charges ZFDA service charges
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