Previous Consultations

Please click on the links below to download documents describing the outcome of the consultation process.

Annual review and proposal for fees

Human and veterinary medicines and compliance



Medical devices


Human and veterinary medicines, medical devices and compliance 



Introduction of a fee-based funding model to support the conduct of medical device regulatory activities (2016)

Public consultation

Outcome of the process

Draft framework for multi-stakeholder approach to handling medicines shortages (2018) 

View framework document

EU legislation on blood, tissues and cells (2017)

The European Commission launched a stakeholder consultation on the EU legislation on blood, tissues and cells.  Further details on this consultation details are available in our News section.

Guide to biosimilars for healthcare professionals and patients (2015)

Outcome of the process


HPRA strategy 2016 - 2020 (2015)

Outcome of the process

Medical devices distributor guidance

The HPRA undertook undertaken a public consultation on Medical Devices Distributor Guidance.

Guide for retail sale of herbal medicinal products

The HPRA undertook a public consultation on the Guide for Retail Sale of Herbal Medicinal Products.