Separate submission of the restricted part of the DMF

In cases where only the open part of the DMF is provided in an application for registration and the DMF holder / API manufacturer wishes to submit the restricted part of their drug master file (DMF) directly to the Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe, the Submission form for the restricted part of the DMF should be completed by both the applicant and DMF holder and submitted together with the restricted part of the DMF.


Applicant Advisory Meetings

The Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe values all its stakeholders and clients. We believe that constant engagement with our stakeholders allows us to fulfill our mandate to protect public health in Zimbabwe. Clients seeking a face to face meeting with officers from the Evaluations & Registration (EVR) Division may only do so on the basis of an appointment in accordance with Circular 3 of 2016.

Meetings with the EVR division staff can only be scheduled on two days of the week:

  • Tuesdays: 8 am – 4:30 pm
  • Fridays: 2 pm – 4:30 pm

To book an appointment, a client is required to fill out a meeting request form which can be sent to the following email The client will then be contacted by the division to confirm the approved meeting date and time.

Division Contact Details

Clients have the option of sending questions or queries directly to the EVR division’s various specialized units below:

  1. Conventional Medicines –
  2. Veterinary Medicines –
  3. Complementary Medicines –

Frequently Asked Questions

For frequently asked questions click here