The application for authorisation process includes a period of consultation. It lasts for eight weeks.
Anyone can provide information on alternative substances or technologies for the uses of Annex XIV substances included in applications for authorisation. Those most likely to be interested are companies, organisations representing industry or civil society, individual citizens, as well as public authorities.
The following documents describe the consultation process:
|Submission of information on alternatives||Instructions of how interested third parties can submit information for the consultation on alternatives for applications for authorisation.||Download|
|Format for "Public version"||Download|
|Format for "Complete version"||Download|
In 2021 ECHA holds consultations on applications for authorisation during the following periods.
- 17 February 2021 – 14 April 2021
- 19 May 2021 – 14 July 2021
- 18 August 2021 – 13 October 2021
- 17 November 2021 – 12 January 2021
Provide your comments
In order to facilitate the work of ECHA's Committees in reviewing the comments received, you are kindly invited to provide your comments in English preferably. By clicking on a link in the table below, you will get access to the full broad information on the use applied for, and to the related commenting form. Comments are welcomed from the EU or beyond.
Consultations close at 23:59 Helsinki time (EET).