1.Premise Area-Minimum area of 10 sq. meters is required for setting up a medical shop or retail pharmacy. However, if they are operating with the wholesale business along with retail, the minimum area required shall be 15 sq. meters.
2.Storage-Proper storage facility should be in-housed by the implementation of cold storage, refrigerators or similar places for the storage of medicines and vaccines as they shall be restored in cool places.
3.Technical And Expert Staff- Retail pharmacy shall have a qualified and technical staff with thorough knowledge of the same.Business entities dealing in medicines or drugs would need different types of drug licenses based on their business. Drug License being region-specific needs to be obtained by a single drug dealer having its multiple units in more than one state. Other than a migrant vendor, drug license shall be applied for every place where drugs are stocked and sold.Drug license holders have to make sure it complies with the terms and conditions. The license issued overlooking these terms and conditions can get cancelled or suspended. Authorities shall be notified about any change or modification if occurred in business.
1.Application form duly signed which has already been filed
2.Copy of Challan as proof of depositing the requisite fee
3.Identity proof such as PAN, Voter Id, Driving license, Passport, etc. in case an applicant is a proprietor
4.In case the applicant is a partnership firm, Id proof of every partner along with the copy of partnership deed
5.Copy of MOA, AOA, and COI in case of private/public/OPC
6.CTC of Board Resolution for authorizing the company for obtaining the license.
7.Appointment letter of the person who is being authorized by the company
8.Proof of availability of storage space such as cold storage, refrigerator, etc.
2.Registration certificate issued by pharmacy council
4.Affidavit of pharmacist
5.Education qualification certificates such as high school & intermediary mark sheets, graduation certificate, post-graduation degree, etc.
6.Minimum, one year of experience, is mandatory in drug sales and marketing of any pharmaceutical company.
7.Plan the layout of the premise for which the license is applied
8.There shall be an area of minimum of 10 square meters in case the license is applied for the wholesale or retail sale of drugs.
9.There shall be an area of a minimum of 15 square meters in case the license is applied for both wholesale and retail sales of drugs.
10.Necessary Electricity availability and related installation in the premise.
Business entities dealing in medicines or drugs would need different types of drug licenses based on their business. Drug License being region-specific needs to be obtained by a single drug dealer having its multiple units in more than one state.
In India, the business entity who works in the health care sector such as medicines, drugs or cosmetics shall obtain the Drug License from the appropriate authority. As per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, License is issued by State/Central Drug Standard Control Organization.Drugs are used in the formation of medicines in a medically defined ratio. Drugs are used in medicines that cure disease and are used as per the needs to ensure the well-being of human beings. Therefore the preparation and use of such drugs in medicines is restrictive, and the standards are set for using the correct amount of drugs that don't harm the body by its overdose.Therefore any violation in the medically defined terms and limits will have a serious effect on health of the person consuming it and in order to protect the consumers having medication, government is regulating medicines manufacturing by imposing strict and stringent laws and regulations which are to be followed by distributor and manufacturer of drugs and medicines in India.