Notification of activities involving the handling of veterinary medicinal substances

Updated 09 January 2017

Below you can find our guidelines and form for notification of activities involving the handling of substances and products whose contents may be used as veterinary medicines and which have metabolic, anti-infectious, anti-parasitic, anti-inflammatory, psychotropic or hormonal characteristics.

Veterinary medicines, including magistral medicinal products, are exempted from the Danish Executive Order no. 1226 of 7 December 2005.

Active substances that are not yet considered a finished medicinal product are covered by the executive order.

We acknowledge receipt of the notification according to section 93 of the Danish Medicines Act.

Substances having metabolic, anti-infectious, anti-parasitic, anti-inflammatory, psychotropic or hormonal characteristics must not be administered to or used on animals.

Inspection

Companies that have notified activities involving the handling of veterinary medicinal substances may be inspected regularly by the Danish Medicines Agency, the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, the Danish Environmental Protection Agency and the Danish Agrifish Agency.

The inspection will be made in accordance with the rules laid down in the executive order on activities involving the handling of certain substances and products whose contents may be used as veterinary medicines.

Form

Form for notification of activities involving the handling of veterinary medicinal substances, including guidelines (Word document)

Executive order

Danish Executive Order no. 1226 of 7 December 2005 on activities involving the handling of certain substances and products whose contents may be used as veterinary medicines (in Danish only)

Companies that have notified activities involving the handling of veterinary medicinal substances

List of companies having notified activities involving the handling of veterinary medicinal substances in Denmark (Excel file)

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