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Obtain pharmaceutical import permit  (5) expand_more expand_less

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Summary of the procedure

Institutions/Systems involved 2 expand_more expand_less

Trade Facilitation Platform (TFP) (x 2)
Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) (x 3)

Results 1 expand_more expand_less

Commercial medicines import permit

Required Documents expand_more expand_less

Wholesale dealer's licence (x 3)
Product registration certificate (x 3)
Invoice (x 3)
Submitted commercial medicines import permit
Authorization for payment for commercial medicines import permit (x 2)
Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) receipt


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Cost detail

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0.75 % Free on board (FOB)

Total Duration 1d 1/2 - 2d 1/2  expand_more expand_less

  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 1d 1/2 2d 1/2
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 15mn 1h.
Attention at counter: 20mn 50mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 1d 2d

Laws 2 expand_more expand_less

Pharmacy and Poisons Rules Pharmacy and Poisons Act Rules
  Section  3
The Pharmacy and Poisons Act CAP 244 The Pharmacy and Poisons Act CAP 244
  Section  44 (K)
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