EU Responsible Person

The European Regulation 1223/2009 lays down the requirements for compliance that cosmetic products must meet in order to be sold in Europe. One of the obligations for companies marketing cosmetic products is to appoint a qualified Responsible Person within the EU to ensure adherence to regulations and product safety for public health.


The Responsible Person’s duties include:

  • Ensuring compliance with ingredient, labeling, and claims requirements. Establishing and maintaining the Cosmetic Product Information File (PIF).add link
  • Creating the Cosmetic Product Safety Report (CPSR).
  • Submitting product notifications to the CPNP portal.
  • Conducting post-market surveillance.
  • Reviewing nanomaterials and substances classified as CMR.


At Influentive, we provide professional services to our clients, enabling them to sell their cosmetic products in the European Union with full regulatory compliance and assurance.