DG Health and Consumers
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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) consults the public after it receives the draft assessment report. It may organise a consultation of experts before delivering its conclusion.
- Detailed EFSA procedure - Reg. 1107/2011
- Commenting on draft assessment reports for new active substances Article 11(7) of Regulation EU 188/2011 [ Updated 26 September 2012 ]
Renewal of approval
Active substances are approved for maximum 10 years.
The Commission may establish procedures to renew the approval of groups of active substances.
Regulation 1141/2010 sets rules for a group of 31 active substances.