Authority & Functions

  1. Developing and standardizing system and method analytical of foods, drugs, narcotics, psychotropic substances, inhalants, cosmetics, radiological & medical supplies, and substances hazardous to health
  2. Enforcement of Pathogen and Animal Toxin Act and the other related laws
  3. Research and development on medical sciences knowledge and technologies for the improvement of health product, risk assessment and warning the health hazard.
  4. Laboratory analysis and quality assurance of foods, drugs, narcotics, psychotropic substances, inhalants, cosmetics, radiological & medical supplies, and substances hazardous to health to ensure the quality and safety of these products based on consumer protection laws and legal purposes
  5. Being a national reference laboratory and accrediting quality assurance for health products, biological products, medicinal plants, narcotics and diseases diagnostic
  6. Support and develop quality assurance analysis and assure laboratory quality in health, biological products, medicinal plants including diseases diagnostic
  7. Improvement for operation system and mechanism according to responsible law
  8. Transfer of knowledge and productivity resulting from the study and analysis to community and relevant organization
  9. Perform other responsibilities in accordance with laws or as assigned by minister