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Directorate Of Food And Drugs Administration

The overall quality control of the drugs and food manufactured, distributed and sold in the State of Goa is exercised by the Directorate of food and Drugs Administration as part of the Health Care Organisation under the Department of Public Health in the State Government.The Directorate of Food and Drugs Administration mainly discharges the statutory functions involved in the implementation of Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 & Rules there under; the Food Safety and Standards Rules 2011 & Regulations 2011 there under. Apart from the duties involved in the enforcement of these two main Acts and Rules, other Acts, Rules and Orders towards which Administration has the responsibilities are as under :

  • The Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisement) Act, 1954 and Rules 1955.
  • The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985.
  • Goa Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Rules, 1987.
  • The Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 2013.
  • The Pharmacy Act, 1948.
  • Food Safety and Standard Act 2006 and Rules/Regulations 2011.
  • Cigarettes  & other Tobacco product ( Prohibition of Advertisement & Regulation of  Trade, Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Act 2003
  • The Infact  Milk  Substitute, Feeding bottle and infant food (Regulation  of Production Supply and Distribution) Act 2003.

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Smt. Jyoti J. Sardessai
Director - Directorate of Food and Drugs Administration
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address
"Dhanwantari",
Opposite Shrine of the Holy Cross,
Bambolim - Goa - 403202
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phone
+91 8322459226
+91 832 2459230
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+91 832 2459223
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e-mail
off[hyphen]dfda[dot]goa[at]nic[dot]in
Corrigendum Regarding Schedule Of Written Exams For Various Group ‘C’
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Notice Regarding Written Exam (Time,Schedule & Venue ) For Various Posts
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Walk in interview for the Post Of Multi Tasking Staff
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Syllabus For Group C Posts – Food & Drugs Administration
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Advertisement for Various Posts Dt:25/05/2021
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Online Application Invited From Eligible Candidates For Group ‘C’ Posts
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Advertisment No.2/DFDA/Admn/2019-30/3081 dated 21/08/2019 Stands Withdrawn
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Name/Designation
Shri. Richard Luis Noronha
Assist. Public Information Officer/Designated Officer


address
Directorate of Food & Drugs Administration,
Dhanwantari,
Opposite Shrine of the Holy Cross,
Bambolim-Goa.
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0832-2459226
0832-2459230
Name/Designation
Smt. Shweta S. Dessai
Assist. Public Information Officer/ Deputy Director


address
Directorate of Food & Drugs Administration,
Dhanwantari, Opposite Shrine of the Holy Cross,
Bambolim-Goa
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0832-2459226
0832-2459230
Name/Designation
Smt. Medha A. Dessai
Public Information Officer/ Deputy Director


address
"Dhanwantari",
Opposite Shrine of the Holy Cross,
Bambolim - Goa - 403202
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+91 832 2459226
+91 832 2459230
Name/Designation
Smt. Jyoti J. Sardessai
First Appellate Authority / Director


address
"Dhanwantari",
Opposite Shrine of the Holy Cross,
Bambolim - Goa - 403202
contact details
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+91 832 2459226
+91 832 2459230

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Vision Document By Directorate Of Food And Drugs Administration
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Form A
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Form B
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undertaking
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declaration to be submitted along with fresh renewal application for registration certificate
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self declaration for propriotership
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Drugs Forms Form19
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Form19A
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Form19B
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Form19C
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Form24
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Form24D
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Drug Licences Fees
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Fees for Various Certificates
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