Lake zone


Ms. Sophia Ally Mziray Ag. Manager, Lake Zone

TMDA Lake Zone was established in 2006.

Regions served: Mwanza, Shinyanga, Simiyu, Mara, Geita and Kagera

Authorized ports of entry:

  • Mutukula
  • Sirari
  • Rusumo
  • Kabanga
  • Mwanza Lake Port
  • Mwanza Airport

Services Provided:

  1. Inspection of Regulated Products, respective premises and Ports of Entry;
  2. Issuing of Business Permits; Click here
  3. Issuing of import and export permits; Click here
  4. Post marketing surveillance;
  5. Handling customer complaints and feedback; Click here
  6. Premises registration; Click here
  7. Conducting ADR training to healthcare personnel
  8. Supervision of unfit products’ disposal
  9. Management and control of controlled drugs
  10. Receipt of samples for registration
  11. Conducting meeting with stakeholders
  12. Whistleblowing consignee; Click here
  13. Coordination and Supervision of implementation of the delegated functions by Local Government Authorities;
  14. Provide Public Education on the responsibilities and functions of the Authority;
  15. Taking necessary regulatory action to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of medicines, medical devices and In Vitro diagnostics.
  16. Laboratory analysis of medicinal product samples by using Mini Labs Kits;
    1. Geita Regional Referral Hospital
    2. Bukoba Regional Referral Hospital
    3. Musoma Regional Referral Hospital
    4. Mtukula Border Post
    5. Sirari Border Post
    6. TMDA Lake Zonal Office
  17. Laboratory services for medicines and antiseptics and disinfectants internal and external customers

List of registered premises
Postal Address:
Nyasaka Road, Nyakato Buzuruga P.O. Box 543, Ilemela, Mwanza, Tanzania.
Telephone: +255 28 2981224/5
Fax Nō: +255 28 298 1205
Email Address: info.mwanza@tmda.go.tz