On Nov. 9, 2018, China National Medical Products Administration (NMPA-Subordinate to SAMR) officially announced that registration of first-imported non-specials cosmetics will be entirely replaced by filing management nationwide from Nov. 10 in accordance with the State Council's notice of Advancing the Reform of “Separating Certificates from Business License”.
1. History of filing policy in China
2. Related changes of the new filing policy
Changes of the competent authority
Changes of the pre-market requirements
Changes of the certificates
Changes of the responsible party
3. Status quo of cosmetics filing
4. Post-reform influence and suggestions
Influences on new registration
Influences on renewal
Influences on changes of filing items
Suggestions for enterprises
5. Comparisons of filing between China and EU
Eva Wang Regulation Compliance Specialist
Eva Wang obtained Master 's Degree from Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, majored in Materials Processing Engineering. Currently she is a BD Manager in Cosmetic Division of Reach24h Consulting Group. She is keeping an eye on cosmetic regulations of different countries and trying to find solutions for her clients to get pre-market approval in their intended market.