How to Apply Online for Ease of Doing Business Licenses 2017


Government of Teelangana with GO 103,Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (“DIPP”), Government of India has communicated the new proposal on “Business Reform Action Plan 2017” and requested the following initiatives to be taken up by Drug Control Administration to ease the process of issuing/renewal of licenses for retail sale, wholesale and manufacturing of drugs:

Publish information about the procedure and a comprehensive list of documents on the Department’s website.

Define clear timelines mandated through the Public Service Delivery Guarantee Act (or equivalent) legislation for approval of complete application.

Design and implement a system that allows online application submission, payment, tracking and monitoring without the need for a physical touch point for document submission and verification and mandate that all applications are submitted online.

Ensure that the system allows user to download the final signed approval certificate from the online portal.

The system allows:

  • Online submission of drug licenses application
  • Online submission of documents and verification without the need for a physical touch point

Online payment of license fees, tracking and monitoring the progress of application

Allows the users to download the final signed approval certificate from the online portal

It should be noted that online application for “Grant of Manufacturing License” is accepted through the online “TS-iPASS portal” at https://ipass.telangana.gov.in/.

In this connection, the Director, Drugs Control Administration, T.S., Hyderabad requested the Government to issue an order for the following:

Mandating all applications for issuing, renewals and amendments of manufacturing & sales licenses to be submitted online from 1st July, 2017 onwards.

Defining clear timelines for the different online services offered by Drug Control Administration as below:

S.No Item of Works Targeted *Maximum Response Time

(In No. of Working Days)

1 Grant / Renewal of manufacturing licenses (excluding LVP, Sera, Vaccines, r-DNA derived drugs) 14

 

2 Grant / Renewal of Sales (Retail/Wholesale)

Licenses

14
3 Grant / Renewal of Approval for Approved

Laboratories

10

(after joint inspection of the firm with CDSCO)

4 Approval of Technical Staff 10
5 Recommending for Grant/Renewal  of Licenses to Central Licensing Authority, Delhiwith respect to Vaccines and sera; Large Volume Parenterals, r-DNA Derived Drugs, and

Blood Banks

10

(after joint inspection of the firm with CDSCO)

6 Effecting Changes in Existing Licenses 10
  1. The Director, Drugs Control Administration, T.S., Hyderabad  has further stated that, Final License will be issued by the licensing authority within the defined working days of the application submission, provided all the documents, forms, application are in order and after verifying the correctness of the statements made by the applicant as per Rule 65A & Rule 84 AA of Drugs & Cosmetics act, 1940 and rules made their under.
  2. The Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad  has also stated that, a well-defined online application procedure (attached as Annexure I), inspection procedure for sales and manufacturing licenses (attached as Annexure II), comprehensive checklist (attached as Annexure III) and Fees Details (attached as Annexure IV) for different applications are also uploaded on the Department’s website. The   applications shall be made through departmental online portal dca.telangana.gov.in.
  3. After careful consideration of the matter, the Government hereby agreed the proposal of Director, DCA, T.S., Hyderabad and accordingly,  permit the Director, DCA, mandating all applications for issuing, renewals and amendments of licenses to be submitted online from 1st July, 2017 onwards and for manufacturing & sales defining clear timelines for the different online services offered by Drug Control Administration as below:
S.No Item of Works Targeted *Maximum Response Time

(In No. of Working Days)

1 Grant / Renewal of manufacturing licenses (excluding LVP, Sera, Vaccines, r-DNA derived drugs) 14
2 Grant / Renewal of Sales (Retail/Wholesale)

Licenses

14

 

3 Grant / Renewal of Approval for Approved

Laboratories

10

(after joint inspection of the firm with CDSCO)

4 Approval of Technical Staff 10
5 Recommending      for      Grant/Renewal       of

Licenses to Central Licensing Authority, Delhi with respect to Vaccines and sera; Large Volume Parenterals, r-DNA Derived Drugs, and

Blood Banks

10

(after joint inspection of the firm with CDSCO)

6 Effecting Changes in Existing Licenses 10

The Director, Drugs Control Administration, T.S., Hyderabad shall take further follow- up action in the matter.


About Pavan

Advocate, Journalist and Founder of Telangana Navanirmana Sena From Mahabubnagar, 9502200072, India Email Me -- pavan@tgnns.com

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