|According to the Law on Pharmaceutical Management and Law on Amendment of Law on Pharmaceutical Management, Cambodian citizens of either sex or foreigner have the right and may request permission from the Ministry of Health to open manufacturing establishments and pharmaceutical importers in Cambodia.Having a license to open pharmaceutical manufacturing and exporting pharmaceutical companies is a prerequisite for obtaining the right to trade in medicines, such as importing or exporting wholesale stocks to legal pharmacies of all kinds of medicines and vaccines (serums, vaccines). For the health sector, including medical and dental equipment such as material, equipment, an instrument, implement, appliance, apparatus, implant, machine, disinfectant, invitro reagent and calibrator, and software that serve in the health sector. Whereas foreign pharmaceutical companies must also pre-register before obtaining permission to import their pharmaceutical products for distribution in the Cambodian market.Medicines and vaccines, as well as medical and dental equipment that is allowed to be imported and exported, must first be registered. Similarly, for the business of exporting and importing cosmetic products, it is necessary to have a license to open a cosmetic import and export business to import the cosmetic products to be imported and exported first.This document outlines the procedures for applying for a visa certification, including a list of medicines, including modern medicine, traditional medicine, health products, external human use, and health supplements.
|Place for submitting application
| The One Widow Service “OWSO” is located in the Ministry and has officials from specialized departments such as the Department of Medicine, Food, Medical Equipment, and Cosmetics on duty to provide services related to their units. Applicants can also contact the specialized department located in the same Miinistry.Department of Medicine, Food, Medical Equipment, and CosmeticsThe Ministry of Health
Contact health officials
Applicants may contact the OWSO to request a sample application. In some cases where there is no official at the OWSO, applicants can contact the Department of Drags, Food, Medical Equipment, and Cosmetics directly to request a sample application or through the website: Department of Drugs and Food (ddfcambodia.com)
Applicants may appoint a representative to apply but must have the power of attorney or a letter of introduction.Attachment for the request Visa Registration Certificate, List of medicines, Health Supplements, and these external human health products include:
Attachments for modern medicine visa (domestic goods) ៖
Attachments for registration of medicines (Before import):
Attachments for registration of traditional pharmaceutical visas (domestic goods):
Attachments for the registration of imported herbal remedies, plants or animals or plants that have not yet been processed or processed in a simple method:
Attachments for Imported Pharmaceutical Registry which is a type of product composed of one or more substances
Attachments for visa registration, Health assistance is used on the outside human body Import from abroad:
The implementation of internal procedures is started from the specialized office and goes through a number of hierarchies as defined in the law. Before reaching any decision, a professional official may contact the applicant directly for any necessary supplement required for the adequacy of the request, such as requiring the applicant to submit additional documents to the expert officer.
Following the issuance of the permit decision on the application, the professional officer will contact the applicant to pay the service fee។ One million riel service fee for visa registration, valid list of five years and 400,000 riel for visa registration, list of traditional medicines, health supplements and health assistance products used on the external person, valid for three years. For renewal request, the Ministry determines the fee of 70% of the original service value.
There are a number of cases where the applicant is told to obtain a license from the department itself. Applicants should come with an ID or other credentials along with a receipt of a word/receipt.