Legislation

The Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority formally the Pharmaceutical Regulatory Authority is the Statutory National Medicines Regulatory Body for Zambia established under an Act of Parliament, the Medicines and Allied Substances Act No. 3 of 2013 of the Laws of Zambia (An Act to continue the existence of the Pharmaceutical Regulatory Authority and re-name it as the Zambia

Medicines Regulatory Authority;) to regulate and control the manufacture, importation, storage distribution, supply, sale and use of medicines and allied substances.

The main objective of the Authority is to ensure that all medicines and allied substances being made available to the Zambian people consistently meet the set standards of quality, safety and efficacy