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Do you need an Authorised Representative?

Yes, this is an advert... After the UK leaves the EU on 31st December 2020, products covered by CE marking legislation will need to have...

UK DoC

I was comparing the requirements of the UK Toys DoC with the original requirements of the EU Toys DoC. I thought this info might be...

UK address required by 1st January

The Brexit maze keeps twisting! In meetings with Business groups, the UK Office for Product Safety and Standards, have confirmed that a...

UK Publishes UKCA guidance - finally!

Early in September, with only weeks to go until the UK leaves the EU, the UK government has finally published details of its transition...

EN 71-3 update - the annoying details!

Another month passes and we see another update to the toy safety standards. This time it is EN 71-3 again. This standard is used for most...

UK approves new product regulations

By the slimmest of margins, the new Statutory Instrument covering many consumer product safety regulations was passed by delegated...

UK Conformity mark - what do I do?

Over the weekend, the UK government published their proposed conformity mark. As I mentioned in my last post, the UK have been really...

Another BREXIT post..

Yes. Another. I am sorry. Following on from the REACH post below, you can see the UK have been busy publishing draft regulations ready...

New Toy Safety Standards Coming Soon

The safety standards with which toys need to comply will be changing as of 28th February 2019 since the presumption of conformity of the...

Slime toys in the news again

Slime toys have, sadly, hit the news again because they contain Boron. Hamleys have decided to pull all slime toys while they...

New Blog!

This section will constin a series of informative blogs. hopefully some people will find them useful and drag some traffic to my site!!!...