The European Commission has launched the public consultation of the following revised guidelines on good manufacturing practices:


  • Chapter 3 Premises and Equipment
  • Chapter 5 Production
  • Chapter 6 Quality Control
  • Chapter 8 Complaints, Quality Defects and Product Recall


Comments and suggestions are invited by 18 July 2013. Full details of the reasons for change and how to submit comments can be found on the European Medicines Agency (EMA) website.


Good Manufacturing Practices – Major developments