Location: Asia
Status: UN Country
Capital: Astana
Major cities: Almaty, Shymkent, Karaganda
Population: 17,498,145 people.
Area: 2,724.9 km2
Currency: 1 tenge
Languages: Kazakh, Russian

The distinctive feature of the registration system is the territorial separateness of authorized and sate bodies between the two cities - the former capital, Almaty, and Astana. The primary language of labeling of products for medical use, medical equipment and medical products is Kazakh.

Registration time constraints depend on the type of product and range from 4 to 6 months.

Formal charges in the course of the whole procedure may amount to up to USD 4,000, also depending on the type of product and the steps of the registration procedure.