COMMENCEMENT OF REGISTRATION OF IN VITRO DIAGNOSTICS AND LABORATORY EQUIPMENT

TANZANIA FOOD AND DRUGS AUTHORITY

     

                              

PUBLIC NOTICE           25th July, 2017

 

 

COMMENCEMENT OF REGISTRATION OF IN VITRO DIAGNOSTICS AND LABORATORY EQUIPMENT

 

 

  1. TFDA issued a public notice to stakeholders on 04th April, 2017 regarding notification of diagnostics and laboratory equipment in Tanzania.

  2. Since then, importers and suppliers of diagnostics and laboratory equipment have continued to notify their products albeit the response is still low.

  3. TFDA wishes to remind all dealers who have not submitted information for product notification to do so in-order to avoid inconveniences that may arise.

  4. Dealers of diagnostics and laboratory equipment who have already notified their products are directed to compile and submit technical data for registration purpose.

  5. Application procedures and compilation of registration information shall be as provided in the Guidelines for Submission of Documentation for Registration of In-Vitro Diagnostics, 2016 available on the TFDA website www.tfda.go.tz or TFDA Headquarters and Zone Offices.

  6. Applications for registration shall be accepted from the date of this notice until 31st December 2017 and beginning 01st January 2018, import permits for registered products only will be issued.

    Issued by:

 

DIRECTOR GENERAL

Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority,

Nelson Mandela Road, Mabibo External,

P.O. BOX 77150,

DAR ES SALAAM.

Tel. No. +255: 658 445222, 685 701735, 777 700002

Fax No.: +255 22 2450793, E-mail: info@tfda.go.tz, Website: www.tfda.go.tz

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