Notification of biocides

In Belgium, any biocide must be approved by the Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and the Environment, prior to its commercialization.

Once your product has received its marketing authorisation in Belgium, you have to declare it to the Poison Centre

Depending on the case, an authorisation request OR a notification request needs to be submitted For more details please contact:

FPS Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment
Direction Générale Environnement/DG5 Biocides
Place Victor Horta 40 boîte 10
1060 Brussels

Your declaration includes:

  • An EDF declaration worksheet: this is a simple Excel file (compatible with Open Office) that you complete before sending it back to us.
  • For each mixture declared many documents: SDS, composition, label. All documents should preferably be provided in PDF format.

  You can send us your declaration:

  • By
    (max. size for e-mail: 5Mb. You can send us your declaration in several mails if required).

  • By post (on CD/DVD/ USB):

Your CD/DVD/ USB must be sent at the following address:
Belgian Poison Centre
p/a Militair Hospitaal Koningin Astrid
Bruynstraat 1, 1120 Brussel