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Guidance on allocation of enforcement responsibilities between REACH enforcing authorities

The authorities given enforcement responsibility by the REACH Enforcement Regulations 2008 are those with existing remits to protect human health, consumer safety, and the environment:

Regulation 3 and Schedule 1 of the REACH Enforcement Regulations 2008 sets out which enforcing authority is responsible for enforcing which provision of REACH and the limitations on that duty, though broadly speaking:

Arrangements for enforcing use related duties under REACH

For further guidance:

Updated 2009-08-27