Authorized Representative for Toy Safety Directive

Authorized Representative for Toy Safety Directive

At the discretion of the manufacturer, an Authorized Representative may be appointed by written mandate to undertake such activities as:

  • Keeping the Declaration of Conformity and the technical documentation available to the Competent Authorities at all times and for 10 years after the Toy is placed on the market,
  • Accommodate any reasoned requests from the Competent Authorities relating the documentation or conformity of the Toy.
  • Cooperate with the Competent Authorities regarding and actions to be taken to eliminate and risks related to the Toy for which they are responsible under the mandate.

The Authorized Representative should be clearly identified on the packaging to ensure efficient communication from end-users and EU economic operators in regards to the product(s) compliance.

The authorized representative may not draw up technical documentation as referred to in Article 6(2).

For non-EU manufacturers: Appoint a European Authorized Representative established within the European Community.

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