A directory of links to pharmaceutical, medical and health-related government and regulatory bodies around the world.

International

International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH)

World Health Organization (WHO)

World Trade Organization (WTO)

Argentina

Ministry of Health

National Administration of Drugs, Food & Medical Technology (ANMAT)

Australia

Australia’s Department of Health and Aged Care

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)

Austria

Bundesministerium für Gesundhe

Bahrain

Ministry of Health

Bangladesh

Ministry of Health

Belgium

Federal Public Service (FPS) Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment

Bolivia

Ministry of Health and Sports

Botswana

Ministry of Health

Brazil

Ministry of Health

National Health Surveillance Agency (Anvisa)

Brunei

Ministry of Health

Bulgaria

Bulgarian Drug Agency (BDA)

Canada

Health Canada

Chile

Ministry of Health

China

State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA)

Colombia

Ministry of Health

National Institute of Food and Drug Monitoring (INVIMA)

Costa Rica

Ministry of Health

Croatia

Ministry of Health and Social Welfare

Cuba

Ministry of Public Health

Czech Republic

State Institute for Drug Control

Denmark

Danish Medicines Agency

Ecuador

Ministry of Public Health

Egypt

Ministry of Health and Population

El Salvador

Ministry of Health

Estonia

State Agency of Medicines

Europe

EU Legislation – Eudralex

European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines and Healthcare (EDQM)

European Medicines Agency (EMEA)

Heads of Medicines Agencies (HMA)

Fiji

Ministry of Health

Finland

National Agency for Medicines (NAM)

France

Agence Française de Sécurité Sanitaire des Produits de Santé

Ministry of Health

Georgia

Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia

Germany

Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM)

Ministry of Health

Paul-Ehrlich-Instituts in Langen (PEI)

Greece

National Organization for Medicines (EOF)

Guam

Department of Public Health and Social Services

Guatemala

Ministry of Health and Welfare

Guyana

Ministry of Health

Hong Kong

Department of Health: Pharmaceutical Services

Hungary

National Institute for Pharmacy

Iceland

Icelandic Medicines Agency

Ministry of Health & Social Security

India

Central Drug Standard Control Organization (CDSCO)

Government of India Directory of Health Organisations

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Indonesia

Ministry of Health

Ireland

Department of Health and Children

Irish Medicines Board

Israel

Ministry of Health

Italy

Italian Pharmaceutical Agency

Ministry of Health

Japan

Ministry of Health and Welfare

National Institute of Infectious Diseases

National Institute of Health Sciences

Jamaica

Ministry of Health

Jordan

Ministry of Health

Kenya

Ministry of Health

Latvia

State Agency of Medicines

Lebanon

Ministry of Public Health

Lithuania

State Medicines Control Agency

Luxembourg

Ministry of Health

Malaysia

National Pharmaceutical Control Bureau

Maldives

Ministry of Health and Family

Malta

Medicines Authority

Ministry of Health

Mauritius

Ministry of Health and Quality of Life

Mexico

Ministry of Health

Morocco

Ministry of Health

Nepal

Ministry of Health and Poplulation

Netherlands

Medicines Evaluation Board

New Zealand

Medsafe – Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority

New Zealand Ministry of Health

PHARMAC

Nicaragua

Ministry of Health

Nigeria

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC)

Norway

Ministry of Health and Care Services

Norwegian Medicines Agency

Pakistan

Drug Control Organisation, Ministry of Health

Palestine

Ministry of Health

Panama

Ministry of Health

Papua New Guinea

Department of Health

Paraguay

Ministry of Health

Peru

Ministry of Health

Phillipines

Department of Health

Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD)

Poland

Ministry of Health & Social Welfare

Portugal

The National Institute of Pharmacy and Medicines (Infarmed)

Romania

Ministry of Health

National Medicines Agency (ANM)

Russia

Public Health Institute

Saudi Arabia

Ministry of Health

Senegal

Ministry of Health and Prevention

Serbia

Medicines and Medical Devices Agency (ALIMS)

Ministry of Health

Singapore

Health Sciences Authority (HSA)

Ministry of Health

Slovak Republic

Ministry of Health

State Institute for Drug Control (SIDC)

Slovenia

Ministry of Health Agency for Medicinal Products

Sri Lanka

Ministry of Healthcare and Nutrition

South Africa

Department of Health

South Korea

Food and Drug Administration

Spain

Medicines and Health Products Agency (AEMPS)

Ministry of Health

Sweden

Medical Products Agency (MPA)

Switzerland

Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products

Taiwain

Department of Health

Thailand

Ministry of Public Health

Trinidad and Tobago

Ministry of Public Health

Tunisia

Ministry of Public Health

Turkey

Ministry of Health

Uganda

National Council for Science and Technology (UNCST)

Ukraine

Ministry of Health

United Arab Emirates

Ministry of Health

UK

Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI)

Department of Health

Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

National Health Service (NHS)

National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC)

Prescription Services NHS

Uruguary

Ministry of Public Health

USA

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

FedWorld – US Government Information

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

National Center for Infectious Diseases (NCID)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Library of Medicine

National Science Foundation

Office of Disease Prevention

Venezuela

Ministry of Public Health

Vietnam

Ministry of Health

Yemen

Ministry of Public Health and Population