Biocidal active substances, products and treated articles are regulated by Regulation (EU) No. 528/2012, commonly known as the 'Biocidal Products Regulation' or ‘BPR’. This legislation is transposed into Irish law by S.I. 427 of 2013 - European Union (Biocidal Products) Regulations 2013 and its subsequent amendments.
Authorisation Holders/Notification Holders
Biocidal Product Registers
Changes to Use of Anticoagulant Rodenticides
Pest Management Trained Professional Users (PMUs) Register
The law relating to biocides
Amendments to the harmonised classification of preservatives/Active Substances – 13th ATP
Pesticides and related substances and products including biocides are regulated by three divisions of DAFM working closely together to ensure safe agricultural practices; protection of the food consumer and protection of the environment.
Pesticide Registration & Control DivisionsDepartment of Agriculture, Food & the MarineBackweston CampusCelbridgeCo. KildareW23 X3PHIrelandT. +35316157552 F. +35316157575