Northern Zone


Mr. Proches Patrick Ag. Manager, Nothern Zone

TMDA Northern Zone Office was established in 2007

Regions served: Arusha, Kilimanjaro and Manyara

Authorized ports of entry:

  • Holili
  • Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA)
  • Namanga
  • Tarakea

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. Coordination and Supervision of implementation of the delegated functions by Local Government Authorities;
  13. Provide Public Education on the responsibilities and functions of the Authority;
  14. Taking necessary regulatory action to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of medicines, medical devices and In Vitro diagnostics.
  15. Laboratory analysis of medicinal product samples by using Mini Labs Kits;;
    1. Kilimanjaro International Airport
    2. Kilimanjaro Regional Referral Hospital
    3. Manyara Regional Referral Hospital
    4. Namanga OSBP
    5. TMDA Zone Office, Arusha
List of registered premises
Postal Address: P.O. Box 16609, Arusha, Tanzania.
Address: 2nd Floor, National Audit Building, Opposite Arusha Meat Company Ltd, Sakina Street,
Telephone: +255 27 2970333
Fax Nō: +255 27 2547098
Email Address: Email: info.arusha@tmda.go.tz