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    Drug License

    Drug License in India is a permission granted by the proficient authority under Drugs and Cosmetic Act, 1940 to start a business concerning Drugs / Medicines or Cosmetics. The license covers all types of drugs or cosmetics businesses such as Allopathic, Homeopathic, Ayurvedic, or Unani Drugs. No person can Start or Continue a Drug or Cosmetics Business in India unless a license has been obtained.

    Types of Drug License in India

    • Manufacturing License
    • Sale License
    • Loan License
    • Import License
    • Multi-Drug License
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    Eligibility for Drug License Registration

    Pharmacist or Competent Individual

    • Qualified pharmacist in case of Retailer Business.
    • In case of wholesale business-
    • Graduate with at least 1 year of experience.
    • An undergraduate with 4 years of experience.

    Space Requirement

    • Space for both wholesale and retail license – 15 square meters.
    • Rest for all other cases – 10 square meters.

    Storage Facility

    • It is mandatorily required to have an Air conditioner and Refrigerator on the premises, so that drugs, which are required to be store at the cold storage area, can be stored.
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    Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

    What is the Meaning of Drugs?

    According to Section 3(b) of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 “Drugs” includes: –

    All the Medicines and Devices, which are in the use of Human Beings or Animals Internally or Externally.

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    How many types of Drug License in India?
    • Manufacturing License
    • Sale License
    • Loan License 
    • Import License
    • Multi-Drug License

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    What are the Conditions for Obtaining a Drug License?
    • Pharmacist or Competent Individual
    • Space Requirement
    • Storage Facility

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    What are the important documents required for obtaining Drug License in India?
    • Constitution of business organization (MOA, AOA, Partnership Deed)
    • ID proof of Proprietor / Partner / Director
    • Key plan along with the site plan
    • Affidavit from the Registered Pharmacist
    • Proof of availability of storage space

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    What is the Procedure for obtaining Drug License in India?
    • Apply for the license online
    • Fill the form and Upload the documents
    • After uploading all the documents, Government fees of the form shall be paid & the Challan will be generated.
    • Licensing authority will inspect the form and the DCO of the respective district will inspect the organization.

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