The HPRA are to host two regulatory information evenings for cosmetics companies in ireland this September 2019

Event Date: 10/09/2019 - 16/09/2019

Are you a company that makes cosmetic products?

Does your company distribute or sell cosmetic products?

Are you aware of your obligations under the EU Regulations?

The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) is the competent authority for the regulation of cosmetic products in Ireland. We are hosting two information evenings in Galway and Dublin to explain the regulations applicable to cosmetics to manufacturers, distributors and responsible persons of cosmetic products.

The evening will consist of presentations outlining the regulatory framework and current topics of interest. You will also have the opportunity to meet with HPRA representatives one-to-one to ask any questions you may have.

The events will be held on the following evenings:



Please register at the following link

Tuesday 10th September 2019


The Galmont Hotel


Information evenings Galway

Monday 16th September 2019 


Hilton Hotel Charlemont

Information evenings – Dublin

 Registration will start from 18:30, with the events to commence at 19:00.

Please note: the information event which had previously been planned for Cork on 12th September 2019 has been cancelled due to low numbers. The HPRA may consider hosting this event in Cork at a later date.

The agenda for the evening is as follows:

Part 1:

  • Responsibilities of the Responsible Person
  • Requirements in relation to distribution of Cosmetic Products
  • The Product Information File and Safety Report: the common pitfalls




Part 2:

  • How to be compliant in the manufacture of cosmetic products
  • The current state of affairs: recent changes and current hot-topics, including preparing for Brexit.

Please note, the above agenda may be subject to change.


One-to-one meetings will be allocated on first come, first served basis,based on availability.

For further information on these events, please email us at or visit


For further information on these events, please email us at or visit
For further information on these events, please email us at or visit

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