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?'

Changes over February 2019

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.

1. Reporting of new information on authorisation

Description: Authorisation holders are obliged to report Ctgb immediately about indications of harmful or unacceptable effects concerning the specified plant protection product, the active substance or its metabolites, a safener, synergist or co-formulant. Authorisation holders have to report annually about information on efficacy ( below expectations), development of resistance and about any unexpected effect on plants, plant products or the environment.

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2. Derived trade permit: update of chapter characteristics

Description: editorial: change of name of “derived authorisation” to 'derived trade permit'.

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Application types

The registration manual guides you through the following application types:

General

Active Substance Approval

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.