Licensing of wholesale dealers in Chinese herbal medicines
(1) Any person may apply to the Medicines Board for a wholesaler licence in Chinese herbal medicines.
(2) An application under subsection (1) shall-
(a) be in such form and accompanied by such documents, information and particulars as the Medicines Board may determine;
(b) specify the Chinese herbal medicines to which the application relates; and
(c) specify the location of the premises to which the application relates.
(3) If the Medicines Board is satisfied that an application under subsection (1) complies with the prescribed licensing requirements, it may, upon payment of a prescribed fee, issue a wholesaler licence in Chinese herbal medicines subject to such restrictions or conditions as may be imposed.
(4) If, having regard to the provisions of the Ordinance, the Medicines Board considers it necessary in the public interest to do so, it may refuse an application under subsection (1) and thereupon notify the applicant in writing of the reasons for refusal.