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.

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: