MANUFACTURING SITE REGISTRATION WITH MOH-UAE
Manufacturing Site Registration MOHAP -UAE
For the Ministry of Health and Prevention registered products, the Company and Manufacturing Sites must be registered by the Ministry of Health and Prevention. Company and site registration takes around 4-6 months. Registration of company, sites as well as products with the Ministry of Health and Prevention are valid for 5 years after that renewal must be done.
Stage 1: Site Assessment
- RM (Raw Material) Evaluation at all Production/Packing Site
- RM (Raw Material) Supplier Assessment Process
- Certificate as well as standard operating procedure (SOP) review for each production/storage areas/packing
Stage 2: Pre-Registration Sample/Swab Testing
During the Site Assessment Procedure, various samples/swabs are collected from several critical control points. These samples/swabs are tested at LGC to guarantee that there is no sign of contamination issues with prohibited substances at the site.
Stage 3: Post-Registration Requirements
When Stages 1 and 2 are completed, and the necessities of Informed-Choice have been met, the site will be accepted for the registration with the Informed-Choice. A license agreement shall be given, which allows the new member company to use the Informed-Choice logo in relationship with the registered site. The site that is registered will be listed on the Informed-Choice website, alongside a link to the member company’s website.
Post-Registration Site Visits and Testing
Note: Site registration doesn’t imply that finished products have been tested, but instead that the site itself has been tested to show that it has appropriate controls in place to minimize cross-contamination with banned substances.
Throughout the review any remedial actions that are discussed with the company willing to register its site. When these remedial actions had been addressed the registration procedure can proceed.
The Site Assessment involves:
- Raw Material (RM) Evaluation
- Raw Material Supplier Assessment Procedures
- Certificate and SOP Review for all Production/Packing/Storage Areas