MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATION IN BANGLADESH
Medical devices are regulated by the Directorate General of Drug Administration (DGDA) from the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare whose objective is to ensure that the common people have easy access to useful, effective, safe and good quality medical device at an affordable price. Medical devices are regulated under the Drugs Act.
MEDICAL DEVICE REGISTRATION AND APPROVAL IN BANGLADESH
Medical devices are classified into 4 categories namely class A, B, C and D (A being the lowest risk and D being the highest risk).
The registration requirements are based on the Global Harmonization Task Force (GHTF) documents.
Example Of Approval
ASEAN / Asia REP
Gaining product approval from local authority and market entry has been more and more challenging in the ASEAN market over the years with rapid increase in regulatory requirement and challenges encountered during the custom clearance.
Many companies have outsourced their regulatory to simply appointing Regulatory consultancy firm to handle all the challenging regulatory requirement and opens up more options for the companies in terms of license holding, ease of appointing various distributors and acting on behalf of the company to face the expectations from the local authorities. The choice of your local representative is equally important so it is important to understand what the service and network coming from your local representative.
ARQon is a certified ISO13485 company that has manufacturer’s license, importer license and wholesaler license in Singapore, comprise of diverse background technical experts, and vast network in the ASEAN region and globally.
Whether you are a local or foreign manufacturer, ARQon can assist to:
Be your local representative in the country.
Submit product registrations for all product classifications.
Set up the QMS & technical file for ISO13485, GDP and CE
Hold product license in the country.
Transfer product license to distributor (when manufacturer secure its preferred distributor in the country)
Appoint multiple importers and distributors.