The application intending to market a biocidal product in the Republic of Slovenia, which contains an active substance that has already been assessed for this type of product or is in the assessment procedure for the inclusion on the list of approved active substances of the Union, must perform a preliminary national approval procedure and notify the authorisation at the Slovenian Chemicals Office.
The application for the notification of the biocidal product is prepared in Slovenian. For the notification, the biocidal product must fulfil all registration conditions in other countries, have appropriate data on efficiency, be appropriately labelled and have a safety sheet.
When the entry cost is finished and the procedure costs are paid, the competent authority enters the biocidal product into the register of biocidal products. By entering the biocidal product into the register, all conditions for the accessibility of the biocidal product in the Slovenian market are fulfilled.
After the notification procedure, the authorisation applies until the date of approval of the last active substance of the subject biocidal product. If, as the holder of the authorisation, you wish to continue making the product available in the market, you are obliged to lodge an application for a national authorisation or mutual recognition of the authorisation with the competent authority on the date of approval of the active substance at the latest.
If the active substance is not approved, the competent authority deletes the product from the register after 60 days and withdraws it from the market.
After the notification procedure, the authorisation applies from the date of approval of the last active substance of the subject biocidal product.