One Day Seminar on Biocidal Products Regulation: Product Authorisation Overview and Guidance

The Health & Safety Executive’s (HSE) Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD) will be holding a one-day seminar to provide an overview and guidance, via a series of presentations and interactive sessions on general aspects of the Biocidal Product Regulation (BPR) EU 528/2012 and the UK National Legislation COPR. The seminar will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Liverpool on Wednesday 24th February, 2016. Registration will begin from 8:30am; the seminar will start at 9:00am and will finish around 4:30pm. The cost per delegate for the seminar will be £430.00 (plus 20% VAT). Format of the day On the day delegates will hear from CRD staff responsible for managing and evaluating biocidal product applications. The focus of the sessions will be on how the regulations work in practice, providing advice on common pitfalls, and how to tackle or avoid them as well as practical IT demonstrations. The seminar will also be a good opportunity for delegates to network, share experiences, and make suggestions for improvements. Topics of discussion It is proposed that the event will cover topics including: Introduction to COPR Transition to EU BPR Biocidal Products Regulation –  Application types Biocidal Products Regulation – Evaluation Process Biocidal Products Regulation – Common dossier pitfalls and advice Biocidal Products Regulation – Fees EU groups and emerging trends Practical IT Demonstration- FEPA 1 Form, Active substance database, Article 95 list and CIRCA BC Registrations If you would like to register for this seminar please complete the application form and send it to our administration team at events@hse.gsi.gov.uk. The closing date for applications is Monday 18th January 2016. Maximum number of places Target audience Location Date Cost Further information 60 Companies and individuals who will be involved in preparing and submitting biocide product authorisations.  Hilton Hotel Liverpool 24th February 2016 £430.00(Plus 20% VAT) Registration Letter / 3 Thomas Steers Way, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 8LW  Agenda / UK Application Form /

HSE Biocide e-bulletin, 18 November 2015 ;http://www.hse.gov.uk/ ;