Southern Zone


Dr. Engelbert Bilashoboka Mbekenga Manager, Southern Zone

TMDA Southern Zone Office was established in 2015.

Regions served: Mtwara, Lindi and 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
Postal Address: PSSSF BUILDING,2nd floor P. O BOX 1447, Mtwara, Tanzania.
Telephone: +255 23 2334655
Email Address: Email:info.mtwara@tmda.go.tz