Southern Highland Zone

Ms. Anitha Mshighati
Ag. Manager, Southern Highlands Zone

TMDA Southern Highlands Zone office was established in 2007.

Regions served: Mbeya, Iringa, Njombe, Rukwa and Songwe

Authorized ports of entry:

  • Tunduma
  • Kasumulo

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. Mbeya Regional Referral Hospital
    2. Iringa Regional Referral Hospital
    3. Rukwa Regional Referral Hospital
    4. Tunduma Border Post
  17. Pharmacovigilance centres located in the following hospitals;
    1. Mbeya Regional Referral Hospital
    2. Njombe Regional Referral Hospital
    3. Rukwa Regional Referral Hospital
List of registered premises
Postal Address: NHIF Tower, 3rd Floor, P. O BOX 6171, MBEYA.
Telephone: +255 25 250 4425
Fax Nō: +255 25 250 0145
Email Address: Email: