» Analytical quality control of drugs and cosmetic manufactured within the country on behalf of the Central and State Drugs Controller Administration.
» To assists the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization in the testing of Drugs and Cosmetics
Under the Drug and Cosmetics Act, the regulation of manufacture, sale and distribution of Drugs is primarily the concern of the State authorities while the Central Authorities are responsible for approval of New Drugs, Clinical Trials in the country, laying down the standards for Drugs, control over the quality of imported Drugs, coordination of the activities of State Drug Control Organisations and providing expert advice with a view of bring about the uniformity in the enforcement of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act.
To Protect and Promote public health in India
To safeguard and enhance the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy and quality of drugs, cosmetics and medical devices.