Tanzania Fertilizer Regulatory Authority (TFRA) was established under the fertilizer Act No. 9 of 2009. It is a body corporate established to oversee and regulate quality and trade of fertilizers and fertilizer supplements in the Country. The Government is currently implementing a Fertilizer Subsidy Program with the aim of increasing production and productivity in agriculture to strengthen food security by making the product affordable. The broad thrust of the act is to ensure that the fertilizers that farmers in Tanzania acquire for use meet the required standards. The motives for the establishment of TFRA include protecting the farming community and the general public against health hazards associated with the use of fertilizers and fraud in marketing. Mandate, vision, mission and core values of TFRA The Fertilizer Act No. 9 of 2009, establishes the Tanzania Fertilizer Regulatory Authority as a body corporate mandated to regulate the manufacturing, importation and use of and trade in fertilizers, or fertilizer supplements, e.g. growth stimulators and regulators and similar products. The Act also provides for fertilizer quality control. The organization is an equal opportunity employer.
NEW VACANCIES AT TFRA, JUNE 2023
The organization is inviting applications from Tanzanians to apply for new vacancies. READ FULL DETAILS THROUGH THE PDF DOCUMENT BELOW: