Western Zone


Dr. Edgar Angelus Mahundi Manager, Western Zone

TMDA Western Zone Office was established in October, 2015.

Regions served: Tabora, Kigoma and Katavi

Districts served: Tabora,Nzega, Uyui, Igunga, Sikonge, Urambo and Kaliua Tabora Region- In Kigoma the Districts are Kigoma District, Uvinza, Buhigwe, Kasulu, Kibondo and Kakonko, In Katavi Region its Mpanda, Tanganyika and Mlele

List of local government authorities saved

Authorized ports of entry:

  • Manyovu
  • Kigoma sea port
  • Mabama
  • Ikola sea port
  • Kalema sea port

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. Whistleblower concerns Click here
  7. Premises registration; Click here
  8. Coordination and Supervision of implementation of the delegated functions by Local Government Authorities;
  9. Providing Public Education on the responsibilities and functions of the Authority;
  10. Taking necessary regulatory actions to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of medicines, medical devices and diagnostics.
  11. Laboratory analysis of medicinal product samples by using mini labs;
    1. Tabora Regional Referral Hospital
    2. Kigoma Regional Referral Hospital
    3. Katavi Regional Referral Hospital

List of registered premises
Postal Address: P.O. Box 520, Tabora, Tanzania
Address: TUWASA Building, boma road
Telephone: Tel: +255 26 00082 /654817849
Email Address: Email:tabora@tmda.go.tz