The Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea is the national competent authority for regulating pharmaceuticals. As a central administrative agency operating under the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health it promotes the health and safety of the population by regulating medicinal, blood and tissue products, and by developing the pharmaceuticals sector. Fimea‚Äôs aim is to improve the […]


AUTORIDADE NACIONAL DO MEDICAMENTO E PRODUTOS DA SAUDE IP (Infarmed) is a Government agency accountable to the Health Ministry, that evaluates, authorises, regulates and controls human medicines as well as health products, namely, medical devices and cosmetics for the protection of Public Health. The Institute’s main goal is to ensure the quality, safety and efficacy […]


The Norwegian Medicines Agency (NoMA) is the Norwegian National Competent Authority (NCA) responsible for regulation and surveillance of the development, manufacturing and marketing of drugs and other medicinal products. Our task is to ensure that both the individual patient and healthcare professionals have access to safe and effective medicinal products and that these are used […]


OSTERREICHISCHE AGENTUR FUR GESUNDHEIT UND ERNAHRUNGSSICHERHEIT GMBH (AGES) Medicines & Medical Devices business segment (AGES MEA) of the AGES company is responsible for a wide variety of tasks in the licensing of pharmaceuticals, clinical testing of medicines and medical devices, pharmacovigilance and vigilance in the field of medical devices, as well as in the field […]


The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) is the independent regulator of health products in Ireland. Our role is to protect and enhance public and animal health. We do this by assessing the safety, quality and effectiveness of healthcare products on behalf of the public to ensure the benefits they provide outweigh any potential risks. Our […]


The Medicines Evaluation Board Agency (agentschap College ter Beoordeling van Geneesmiddelen, in short: CBG-MEB) supports an independent Board in their tasks to evaluate and monitor the efficacy and quality of human and veterinary medicines, as well as adverse reactions to such medicines. In addition, tasks are performed to evaluate the safety of novel foods for […]