Prior approval from the license holder must be obtained for major changes and notification from the national or central licensing authority is required for any minor changes as per Annex 6 of the Indian MDR.
The manufacturing facility must comply with the Quality Management System requirements of India’s 5th MDR program, which is required for the manufacture of medical devices of the same quality.
The Authorized Agent acts as the official agent of Import License in India and submits all required documents as specified in the Fourth Schedule for Medical Device Import License.
The UKRP serves as the UK’s equivalent to the EU authorized representative, with the role of the authorized representative no longer applicable in the United Kingdom. The UK MDR 2002, as amended by the UK MDR 2019, provides detailed information about the UKRP’s responsibilities.
According to the UK MDR 2019, the UKRP is defined as “a person based in the United Kingdom who acts on behalf of a foreign manufacturer located outside the United Kingdom in relation to the manufacturer’s obligations under the regulations.” It is essential that a medical device is placed on the UK market by either the manufacturer or a recognized UKRP.
To validate this arrangement, documentary evidence in the form of a mutually signed agreement (letter of designation) between the manufacturer and the UK Responsible Person is required. This agreement should include the names and addresses of both the overseas manufacturer and the UKRP, demonstrating that the UKRP is authorized by the manufacturer and that the devices comply with all relevant laws.
The MHRA, on September 18, 2019, published new guidelines outlining the role and responsibilities of the UKRP in regulating medical devices after Brexit.
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In addition to UKRP services, we offer support for UKCA Technical Documentation, Clinical Evaluation, Biological Evaluation, Certification Body coordination, ISO 13485 Implementation, and MHRA registration services.
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To sell, lease, rent, or exchange your medical device or in-vitro diagnostic device on the UK market, you must obtain MHRA Registration. It is essential to make arrangements to register with the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
Manufacturer (Facility) Information:
To complete the MHRA registration process, the following information regarding the manufacturer (facility) is required:
B. Medical Device Information:
In order to complete the MHRA registration process, the following information regarding the medical device is required:
Please ensure that all the above information is provided accurately for a smooth MHRA Registration process.
One year after your registration application or confirmation was made and then every two years after that, your MHRA registration must be renewed. Failure to renew your registration will cause our database to remove your records, at which point you will need to submit a new registration application in order to continue selling your device in the UK.