Notified bodies for medical devices

Guidance on what notified bodies are, what they do and how you can become one.


Requirements for UK notified bodies

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This Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) guidance covers:

  • the legislation which governs medical devices
  • the role of the notified body
  • lists of approved notified bodies
  • how to become a notified body
Published 18 December 2014
Last updated 29 January 2020 + show all updates
  1. Information about withdrawal of Notified Bodies has been added

  2. Link to 'EU Notified Bodies' changed.

  3. First published.