Market surveillance

Market surveillance ensures that non-food products on the EU market do not endanger consumers and workers. The national market surveillance authorities can withdraw, recall and the apply sanctions to stop the circulation of non-compliant products and/or bring them into compliance.

National market surveillance programme 2020
AustriaBelgiumBulgariaCyprusDenmarkEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceIcelandIrelandItalyLatviaLuxembourgNorwayPolandRomaniaSloveniaSweden, Turkey

National market surveillance programme 2021
AustriaBelgiumBulgariaCyprusEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceIcelandIrelandLatviaNorwayPolandSlovenia, Spain (Marine Equipment), SwedenTurkey

 

EU Product Compliance Network
Minutes of the meeting on 22 January 2021
EU Product Compliance Network - Draft Agenda of the third meeting on 25 March 2021, 1 March 2021
EU Product Compliance Network - Minutes of the Meeting on 25 February 2021, 25 March 2021
EU Product Compliance Network - Draft Agenda of the second meeting on 25 February 2021, Rev. 1
EU Product Compliance Network - Minutes of the Meeting on 22 January 2021, 26 February 2021
EU Product Compliance Network - Draft Agenda of the first meeting on 22 January 2021, 8 January 2021

 

Legislation:
REGULATION (EU) 2019/1020 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL
of 20 June 2019 on market surveillance and compliance of products and amending Directive 2004/42/EC and Regulations (EC) No 765/2008 and (EU) No 305/2011

 

Documents on market surveillance activities:
Good Practice for Market Surveillance, January 2017
Good Practice in Market Surveillance Activities related to Non-Food Consumer Products sold Online, January 2015
Cooperation and mutual assistance among Member States about products presenting a risk, February 2016
ADCO RED report to TCAM WG on market surveillance statistics for 2016, May 2017
Assemblies according to the Pressure Equipment Directive - a consideration provided by the PED-AdCo Group, May 2017
Good Practice Guide on Market Surveillance Interventions - Machinery, May 2014
Market Surveillance ADCO Working Group on Model for Market Surveillance Intervention, Market surveillance procedures according to the Pressure Equipment Directive, October 2013
Implementation of the new Regulation on Market Surveillance: indication of origin - Final report, 06 May 2015