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FRANCE: New update of the memo relative to trials and experiments of regulated products

ANSES has issued a new version of the Memo relative to trials and experiments of regulated products (plant protection products/fertilisers) dated 01/09/2017; the previous Memo was dated 19/06/2017. The changes are as followpermiss:

The form to be filled in for an application for plant protection product trial permit (CERFA 15720*01) as well as the explanatory note (Cerfa N°52171#01) are specified.

In the case of fertilisers and crop substrates, the amount of the fee levied by ANSES (fixed by the decree of 12 April 2017 – Article 7, point V and IX, paragraph 2, entered into force on 01/07/2017) for a trial permit application was revised and set at 1000 € for a single product and 2000 € for a set of products.

 

To download (in French):  

Note relative aux essais et expérimentations de produits réglementés (produits phytopharmaceutiques / matières fertilisantes) actualisée au 01/09/2017

Arrêté du 12 avril 2017 fixant le barème de la taxe fiscale affectée perçue par l’Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l’alimentation, de l’environnement et du travail relative à la mise sur le marché des produits phytopharmaceutiques et de leurs adjuvants, des matières fertilisantes et de leurs adjuvants et des supports de culture

 

See also our previous articles:

FRANCE: Update of the memo relative to trials and experiments of regulated products

FRANCE – Anses : New fees

 

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FRANCE: Update of the memo relative to trials and experiments of regulated products

ANSES has issued a new version of the Memo relative to trials and experiments of regulated products (plant protection products/fertilisers) dated 19/06/2017; the previous Memo was dated December 2016. The main changes are as follows:

  • Plant protection products:
    • Revision of the amount of the fee levied by ANSES (fixed by the decree of 12 April 2017 – Articles 4 and 5, entered into force on 01/07/2017) when applying for a trial permit. The trials are divided into two categories: research trials and experiments, and development trials and experiments, with two levels of fees. A reduced fee is introduced for biocontrol products.
    • Introduction of a definition for the term “experimental site”.
    • Effective implementation of the SIDEP service online (https://sidep.anses.fr/#/login) since 06/04/2017 to manage two categories of declarations:
      • The declaration prior to the trial setting up in the context of exemptions to applications for trial permits, to be submitted to SIDEP no later than 10 working days prior to the implementation of the trial or experiment;
      • The declaration of setting up (before the end of the assessmentsand no later than 20 days after the first application of the products tested) and end of officially recognised trials (no later than 20 days after the end of the assessments or crop destruction).
  • Fertilisers and crop substrates: revision of the amount of the fee levied by ANSES (fixed by the decree of 12 April 2017 – Article 7, point V, entered into force on 01/07/2017): fixing a single tariff of 1000 € per request.

 

To download (in French):  

Note relative aux essais et expérimentations de produits réglementés (produits phytopharmaceutiques / matières fertilisantes) actualisée au 19/06/2017

Arrêté du 12 avril 2017 fixant le barème de la taxe fiscale affectée perçue par l’Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l’alimentation, de l’environnement et du travail relative à la mise sur le marché des produits phytopharmaceutiques et de leurs adjuvants, des matières fertilisantes et de leurs adjuvants et des supports de culture

 

See also our previous articles:

FRANCE – Anses : New fees

FRANCE – Memo relative to trials and experiments

 

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FRANCE: the order for the “Exemption from application for trial permit” is published!

The Order defining the conditions for exemption from application for experimental trials and tests of plant protection products and adjuvants was published in the French Official Journal of 13/02/2016 and entered into force the following day.

If trials and tests covered by article D. 253-32 of the Code rural and maritime fishing meet the conditions synthesised in the table below, a trial permit is no longer necessary. Just make a statement by filling in the appropriate form and sending it by post or by e-mail to the dedicated e-mail address  damm.essais@anses.fr at least 10 days before the implementation of the trial.

If trials and tests do NOT meet the conditions of surface areas and amounts described in the table below, an application for trials permit must be submitted in accordance with current procedure (Decree N°2012-755 of 9 May 2012).

 

It has to be noted that the Order treats the particular i case of chemical mediators (e.g. Pheromones) tested in large plots.

 

 

Per tested prototype or product

Type of trial

Maximum surface area per test site and per crop

Maximum cumulated surface area, all test sites in the country

Maximum amount per year, per season

1) Research trials and tests

0.1 ha

2 ha

15 L or kg

2) Development trials and tests (except those mentioned in point 3 below)

1 ha

30 ha

200 L or kg

3) Development trials and tests for  chemical mediators used via passive diffusion (without contact with plants)

5 ha

50 ha

18.750 kg

 

Documents to be downloaded (in French) :

Arrêté du 9 février 2016 fixant les conditions applicables aux essais et expériences visés à l’article D. 253-32 du code rural et de la pêche maritime et concernant les produits phytopharmaceutiques

Formulaire de déclaration des essais et expériences (dérogation à la demande de permis d’expérimentation)

Code rural Article D253-32

 

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