Number of New Investigation Paper in 2011

Pharmacy Enforcement Branch 

Number of New Case in 2011

Number of talks, exhibitions and dialogue (2009 – 2011)

Prevention and Consumer Awareness activities aims to protect consumers from medicines that are not registered with the Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH).

Total Premises Inspected by State in 2011

A total of 13,613 premises were inspected throughout 2011. Products were seized from 5.14% of total premises inspected due to violation of the law.

Breakdown of Seizure Values (RM) by Raids, Premise Inspections and Entry Point Inspections for 2011

Total overall seizures were from three activities; raids, premise inspections and entry point inspections. The largest seizure valued at RM 27,461,997 (89.7%) resulted from raids.

Number of Hardware Stores Inspected in 2011

As a result of  increased incidences of acid splashing, beginning January 1st, 2011 Type D Poison License (license to store and sell part II poison for retail) is no longer issued.