To start a business of Drugs & Cosmetics in India, it is mandatory to obtain Drug License.
The provisions related to drug license are contained in Drugs & Cosmetics Act, 1940, and it extends to the whole of India. This act consolidates the other laws related to drugs & cosmetics. Drug Control Department is a regulatory authority which regulates the manufacture of medicines & cosmetics, storage, distribution and sale of medicines.
DRUG LICENSE are issued after considering various factors and requirements, and depends on types of business whether retail or wholesale or otherwise drug licenses are issued by the concerned authority.