I. Procedure for obtaining
Retail: Retail licenses are given in two categories i.e.,
(i) C & C I, (ii) other than
C & U 1 is for biological Product like
preparations, vaccines, etc and all
comes under other than C & C 1.
Wholesale: Same as retail.
II. Criteria for license.
Applicant applying for retail license shall preferably be
or he should have in employment a registered Pharmacist who
acts as the sale supervisor of the retail trade. However,
for wholesale license, one need not be a registered pharmacist. An
experienced certificate of at least our years of experience in
dealing with drugs shall suffice.
The premises where the retail or wholesale
trade is to be done should be
registered with the Land
Revenue Department done through the respective District Collectors.
The premises should be at least 10 sq meter in dimension and shall he
provided with racks for storage & other arrangements whatever
III. How to apply
An application in form
19 of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules 1945 should be
made f or both retail and wholesale license. The form is available in the Drugs and cosmetics Cell of the
IV. Whom to apply.
Application requesting for
grant of drugs license should be made to the Drugs
Controller / Licensing Authority, Drugs and Cosmetics Cell, Health
and Family Welfare Department.
NOC of House Owner, if
rented or House Deed, if owned
Layout plan of the location
of the premises.
VI. License Fees.
License fee for each
license in form 20, 20-B 21, 21-B is Rs.1500/- (Rupees one thousand five hundred) only.
The license once issued or renewed is valid for a period
of five years.
The revenue head of account
is 0210-01-020-800-other receipt.