Southern Zone

Dr. Engelbert Bilashoboka Mbekenga

Manager, Southern Zone

TMDA Southern Zone Office was established in 2015.

Regions served:

  • Mtwara
  • Lindi
  • Ruvuma

List of local government authorities served

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. Whistleblower concerns 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.

List of registered premises




Mtwara MC

Lindi MC

Songea DC

Mtwara DC

Mtama DC

Songea MC

Newala TC

Liwale DC

Tunduru DC

Nanyumbu DC

Ruangwa DC

Mbinga TC

Masasi DC

Nachingwea DC

Nyasa DC

Masasi TC

Kilwa DC

Namtumbo DC

Nanyamba TC

Madaba DC

Mbinga DC

Postal Address: PSSSF BUILDING,2nd floor P. O BOX 1447, Mtwara, Tanzania.
Telephone: +255 23 2334655
Email Address: