Registration Manual

The Registration Manual informs you about the registration proces (including application and assessment process). To find the applicable type of application, use  'How to apply?'

Index

Application types

The registration manual guides you through the following application types:

Active Substance

General

Update policy

The registration and evaluation of plant protection products and biocidal products is based on uniform principles. To take into account the developments originating from the ongoing process of European harmonisation and developments in science and technology,  the procedures for registration and the methodology for evaluation of products changes and improves continuously.

To make sure the changes are wel documented, an updated version of the registration manual for biocidal products  is released once a month. The updates are planned at the beginning of each month. The former versions of the registration manuals are made available in the “archive” of manuals. In every new release, several points are amended / added. In the overview presented on this page, you will find an explanation and a designation of the exact location in the manual for each amendment or addition.

Changes over December 2020

The registration and evaluation of plant protection products and biocidal products is based on uniform principles. To take into account the developments originating from the ongoing process of European harmonisation and developments in science and technology,  the procedures for registration and the methodology for evaluation of products changes and improves continuously.
To make sure the changes are we documented, an updated version of the registration manual for plant protection products  is released once a month. The updates are planned at the beginning of each month.
In this new release, several points are amended / added. In the overview presented on this page, you will find an explanation and a designation of the exact location in the manual for each amendment or addition. The former versions of the registration manuals are made available in the “archive” of manuals.

Publication: February 2021, previous change: December 2020.

1. Scope interpretation of applications for extension of national authorisations with minor uses (NL-KUG)

Description: Addition to clarify the scope of the application type, especially on the these criteria: this application type does apply to extensions with the same or lower application rate, application interval, application frequency and application dose. Furthermore it is not possible to extend a use from greenhouse / indoor to a field use using this application type. (The scope has not been changed).

Manual parts:

  • NLKUG – Characteristics & Registration process & Instruction for Submission