TFDA Zone Offices

Zone offices were established with the overall aim of bringing TFDA services closer to the public for provision of better services. With this necessity TFDA Zone offices have been established in the Lake Zone(2006), Eastern Zone(2008), Northern Zone(2007), Southern Highlands Zone(2007), Central Zone(2011), Southern Zone(2015) and Western Zone(2015). The Authority also works in close collaboration with the Local Government Authorities (LGAs) in implementing its regulatory functions and it had taken steps to build their capacity to efficiently enforce the Tanzania Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Cap 219.

TFDA Lake Zone

Address:

Nyasaka Road, Nyakato Buzuruga
P.O. Box 543, Ilemela, Mwanza, Tanzania.
Tel:  +255 28 298 1204
Fax: +255 28 298 1205
Email:
info.mwanza@tfda.go.tz, Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:
Mwanza, Shinyanga, Simiyu, Mara, Geita and Kagera region

Ports of entry under Lake Zone:

  • Mutukula
  • Sirari
  • Rusumo
  • Kabanga
  • Murongo
  • Kemondo Bay Port
  • Bukoba Lake Port
  • Musoma Lake Port
  • Mwanza Lake Port
  • Mwanza Airport
  • Isaka Dry Port

TFDA Northern  Zone

Address:   
2nd Floor, National Audit Building,
Opposite Arusha Meat Company Premises,
Sakina Street,
P.O. Box 16609, Arusha, Tanzania.
Tel:  +255 27 254 7097
Fax: +255 27 254 7098 
Email: 
info.arusha@tfda.go.tz Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:
Manyara, Arusha, Kilimanjaro and Tanga regions

Ports of entry under Northern Zone:

  • Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA)
  • Namanga
  • Holili
  • Horohoro
  • Tarakea
  • Tanga Sea Port

TFDA Southern Highlands Zone

Address:

Regional Veterinary Office Building 
P.O. Box 6171, Mbeya, Tanzania. 
Tel:  +255 25 250 4425
Fax: +255 25 250 4425
Email: 
info,mbeya@tfda.go.tz Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:
Mbeya, Iringa, Njombe, Rukwa and Songwe regions

Ports of entry under Southern Highlands Zone

  • Tunduma
  • Kasumulu
  • Itungi Lake Port
  • Kassesya Lake Port
  • Kipili Lake Port
  • Kasanga

TFDA Eastern Zone Office

Address:
Victoria, GEPF Building, Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road,
P.O. Box 31356, Dar es salaam, Tanzania.
Tel: +255 737 226328/ 766 368412/ 788 470312

Fax:+255 22 245 0793
Email: 
info.easternzone@tfda.go.tz, Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:  
Dar es Salaam and Coast Regions

Ports of Entry under Eastern Zone:

  • Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA)
  • Dar es Salaam Sea Port
  • Tanzania International Container Terminal Services (TICTS)
  • Azam ICD
  • Tabata AMI ICD
  • Al-Hushoom ICD
  • Kurasini ICD (KICD)
  • Dar es salaam ICD (DICD)
  • PMM ICD
  • TRH ICD
  • Wharf
  • Ubungo ICD
  • Scanner
  • Bagamoyo Sea Port
  • JEFANG ICD
  • Majahazi ICD
  • Mafia Sea Port

TFDA Southern Zone

Address:

COTC Administration Building Office, Ligula Area
P.O. Box 1447, Mtwara, Tanzania
Tel: +255 23 224655
Email:
info.mtwara@tfda.go.tz, Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:
Mtwara, Lindi and Ruvuma regions

Ports of entry under Southern Zone:

  • Mtwara Sea Port
  • Mtambaswala
  • Lindi Sea Port
  • Kilwa Masoko Sea Port
  • Mbamba Bay Lake Nyasa Port
  • Kilambo
  • Mkenda Nakawale

TFDA Western Zone

Address: 

TUWASA Building 
 P.O. Box 520, Tabora, Tanzania. 
Tel:  +255 26 00082 /654817849
Fax: +255 26 00081 
Email:  
info.tabora@tfda.go.tz,  Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:
Tabora, Kigoma and Katavi regions 

Ports of entry under Western Zone:

  • Kigoma Lake port

  • Kigoma Air Port

  • Manyovu

  • Mabamba

  • Kibirizi Lake Port

TFDA Central Zone

Address:   

Mwanza Avenue Uhindini, Block T, Plot No.6
P.O. Box 1253, Dodoma,Tanzania.
Tel:    +255 26 2320156
Fax:   +255 26 2320156
Email:
info.dodoma@tfda.go.tz, Website: www.tfda.go.tz

Regions served:
Dodoma, Singida and Morogoro regions