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Article 43 of Regulation 1107/2009 - Procedures for the renewal of product authorisations

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Regulatory Update: 02/2016

Issued: 26th January 2016


To provide guidance on the UK requirements for Article 43 product renewal applications and associated charging.


The process for renewal of product authorisations is described in Article 43 of Regulation EC No 1107/2009 and is further explained in the EU Guidance document SANCO 2010/13170. UK specific guidance has been developed to explain what is required by HSE and how HSE will charge for this work.

What action is required by authorisation holders?

Within 3 months of renewal of the approval of an active substance, authorisation holders for Plant Protection Product's (PPPs) containing that active substance must apply to have those authorisations renewed.

Links to relevant guidance are provided below.

If you have any queries concerning the contents of this Regulatory Update, please contact HSE: Link to Contact Details Page.

Further Information

Updated 2020-08-11