Registration and licensing of premises
Section 18 of the Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Act, Cap 219. restricts the manufacture for sale, sell, supply or storage of medical devices, in-vitro diagnostic devices and laboratory equipment unless the premises has been registered by TMDA. Premises dealing with whole sale business of medical devices, in-vitro diagnostic devices and laboratory equipment have to be registered by the Authority. Application of premises registration can be submitted to TMDA Zone offices. For information on TMDA Zone offices, click here.An application package should consist of the following documents: -
To apply online for premises registration click here.
For detailed information regarding business registration and licensing refer to the Guidelines for Business Licensing and Good Storage and Distribution Practices of Medicines, and Medical Devices.
For the business permit and premises registration of domestic manufacturer of medical devices, in-vitro diagnostic devices or laboratory equipment, apply directly to TMDA sub office in Dar es Salaam. The application should be accompanied by the following documents: -
To apply online for manufacturing license click here.