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, 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.

Publication: April 2020, previous change: February 2020.

1. Use of PPP Application Management System for CMS's, Mutual recognitions and derogations for emergency situations

Description: The mentioning of the use of the PPP application management system of the EU commission for submission of applications is added to some application types. It is an editorial addition.

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2. Request for information on animal testing

Description: Ctgb does not act as a mediator in case of disagreement on the sharing of animal data. (Besluit bestuursreglement regeling toelating gewasbeschermingsmiddelen en biociden’, - in Dutch - Ctgb 2018).

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3. Minor and administrative changes and equivalence checks

Description: the text of the manual part on the equivalence checks and minor and administrative changes has been restructured, to make it more transparent and clear (editorial).

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4. Minor use application for seed treatment

Description: seed treatments can only be applied for as a minor use, using the interzonal application. Extra explanation added (editorial).

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