About this consultation

Consultation period
28 October 2016 - 28 January 2017
Business and industry, Single market

Objective of the consultation

The objective is to obtain stakeholder views on the general approach to the 2017 REACH REFIT evaluation and to collect stakeholder views on strengths and weaknesses of REACH as well as any potentially missing elements.

The consultation is part of a broader stakeholder consultation strategy which also includes an SME panel circulated through the Europe Enterprise Network.

Background information

More information is available on the 2017 REACH REFIT evaluation page, where the results of this public consultation also will be published.

How to submit your response

Specific privacy statement

The consultation is now closed.

View the questionnaire

Additional information and the questionnaire (as pdf), is available in English, German and French.

Next steps

The responses will be taken into consideration in the preparation of the Commission Staff Working Document, presenting the results of the REACH REFIT evaluation and the Commission general report on the functioning of REACH addressed to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions.