Health Supplement Products Registration
Health supplements are product intended for ingestion that contains a dietary ingredient intended to add further nutritional value to supplement the diet such as vitamin, mineral, amino acid, fats, or herbs found in the form of pharmaceutical preparations such as tablets, capsules powders, liquids or any other form of food with a label indicating that the product is a health supplement and not a traditional food. So, Product registration in Dubai Municipality is required for each health supplement before import or to be sold in the Dubai, UAE.
The authorities in UAE has made the health supplements product registration mandatory to ensure the safety and health of the consumers. these product also know as food supplements and dietary supplements. we assist in dietary supplements product registration in Dubai municipality. we review complete set of documents required for registration purpose, and guide you to prepare missing documentation. we also do product label review, and through our internal review insure the label has all mandatory information on it. we are serving in same category since more then 10 years, thus our experience counts in our results.
Time needed: 12 days
How to register health supplements products in Dubai Municipality?
- Need a UAE based trading license.
To register a health supplements product with Dubai Municipality, first requirement is a UAE based company with health supplements trading activity or general trading activity.
- Register the company with DM Portal.
in this step you have to register your company with Dubai Municipality (DM) Portal to access online services.
- Create application for health supplements product registration.
Create online application in Montaji portal with required information of the product and upload the list of documents as per Dubai Municipality guideline.
- Submit the application and make payment
Once all documents are uploaded and everything is set submit the application and make the payment and wait for the response.
Documents Required for Health Supplement Registration
- Clear Picture of Product.
- Clear Artwork of Product.
- Free Sale Certificate.
- Ingredients Report. (list of a product’s ingredients)
- Certificate of Analysis.
- GMP Certificate.
- If any other supporting documents (e.g. Halal Certificate, ISO Certificate, etc.)
Label Requirements for Health Supplement Registration
- Brand Name
- Product Name (a summarized description of the product).
- Production & expiration dates or Period After opening
- Manufacturer Details
- Net weight or volume.
- The country of Origin should be declared clearly and should be specific.
- Product’s barcode.
- Batch number.
- Storage conditions (if the validity of the product depends on such conditions).
- Ingredients list and also mentioning the ingredients which may cause hypersensitivity
- Instructions for using the product
- Medical claims not allowed
The validity of the Registered Products:
The Health supplements registration Certificate is issued after the detailed analysis of the Health supplement’s specifications, ingredients and implications of the same. if it is with compliance to the recommended health & safety specifications, the registration certificate will be issued and it’s valid for 5 years from the date of issue.
How we can assist in the Process
Elegant Services has a proven track record in consumer product registration in Dubai Municipality. We are dealing with the Dubai Municipality since 2009 and always try to keep up to date with any new updates released by the department, to ensure that every time we pass a piece of accurate information to our client is the latest and add some value. We have expertise in Cosmetic Product Registration, Food Product Registration and Detergent & Disinfectant Product Registration.
Dubai Municipality allows Health supplement product registration through its portal name as montaji.
A company registered in the UAE with a valid trade license, and similar business activity can apply for Health supplement product registration with Dubai Municipality.
Dubai Municipality will charge AED 10 as an application fee and once the product is approved you can download approval certificate with an additional fee of AED 220.
The typical time requires for a Health supplement product registration in Dubai municipality is 12 working days.
Once the application is submitted for assessment depending upon the ingredients and specification of the product DM may ask for a laboratory test for some products.