Detail of outcome
The 2 proposals are currently the subject of EU negotiations through the Ordinary Legislative Procedure. The EU Presidency is aiming to secure agreement on the package in early 2014. If agreement is achieved, the new legislation is expected to come into effect on 1 January 2015.
We will consult again in 2014 on legislation implementing the 2 proposals if they are adopted.
Detail of feedback received
This document brings together the views of stakeholders who responded to ‘the package’ consultation on product safety and market surveillance.
Seeks views on the European Commission’s proposals for 2 new European regulations that aim to improve consumer product safety and the functioning of the European internal market through effective market surveillance.
The proposals and the Commission’s impact assessment are available on the European Commission website: Product safety and market surveillance package.