Direction des Industries de Transformation de la Pêche (DITP)/Division des Inspections et du Contrôle (DIC)

Updated: Aug-27-2020

General Information

Type of service provider
Inspection body
Physical postal address

Sphère Ministérielle – Bâtiment D - BP: 50.700 - Cp 18524
Dakar
Senegal

Phone number
+221 33 849 98 72
E-mail
ditp [at] mpem.gouv.sn
Has the inspection body been accredited in any scopes?
No

Personnel

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) / Head of Organization

CEO Name
Diéne Ndiaye
CEO Phone

Total inspection personnel

Total inspection personnel
24
Male personnel
22
Female personnel
2

Inspectors permanently employed

Total inspectors
24
Male inspectors
22
Female inspectors
2

External freelance inspectors registered with the inspection body

Total freelancers registered
0
Male freelancers registered
0
Female freelancers registered
0

Technical Information

Technical Information

Categories of inspection in which the IB offers services
Product
Process
Installation
Inspection fields
Food
Details of inspection services offered
Main field
Food
Sub-field
All fishery and aquaculture products intended for export or import, presented in their entirety, elaborated and processed.
Sub-sub-field
Fishery and aquaculture products
Range of inspection
Whatever the quantity exported or imported.
Stage at which inspection takes place
From the construction of the approved unit to export.
Inspection requirements or criteria
National regulations, Hygiene Package and Codex standards.
Is there a documented statement emphasising the commitment to impartiality in carrying out its inspection activities?
Yes
Where does the IB calibrate measuring instruments used during inspection?
Outsourced laboratory
Is the calibration facility accredited?
Yes
Does the inspection body outsource inspection work to other organizations?
Yes
Please indicate what categories of inspection work/tasks are outsourced
Microbiological, chemical and biochemical analyses.
Documented policies, procedures and records for the qualification, assessing and monitoring of all outsourced services bodies
Yes
Please specify in which type of document all these aspects are covered
There is a contract between the IO and the local laboratories. An inspection procedure is put in place for the follow-up of these partner laboratories which are assessed annually. At the end of each evaluation, a report with recommendations is drawn up and sent to the laboratory.

Quality Control / Quality Management

Are there documented policies and procedures for qualifying and monitoring the competence of inspectors?
Yes
Does the inspection body operate a management system for assuring the quality of inspections?
Yes
Is the system documented in a Quality Manual?
Yes