Quality Control

National Pharmaceutical Quality Control Laboratory

The National Pharmaceutical Quality Control Laboratory (NPQCL) is one of the technical arms of the Pharmacy Board of Sierra Leone. 

Functions of the Department: 

  1. To verify through testing, the quality of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, medical devices and related products imported into Sierra Leone, produced in Sierra Leone and exported from Sierra Leone
  2. To enhance decision-making within the Board in relation to testing the quality of pharmaceutical, cosmetics, medical devices and
  3. related products imported into, produced in and exported from Sierra Leone.
  4. To provide reliable, consistent and efficient quality testing services with continued improvements in the standards of quality to the satisfaction of its internal and external clients.
  5. To provide sound testing judgement and integrity in relation to its testing and associated activities. 
  6. To make sure that staffs concerned with testing are made continuously aware of the policies and procedures of the NPQCL with
  7. regard to quality of its testing services at all times.

Contact the department through this email:  npqcl@pharmacyboard.gov.sl