Umhverfistofnun - Logo

Notifications

CPNP - Cosmetic Products Notification Portal 

Prior to placing a cosmetic product on the marked in the EEA the responsible person or his/hers agent shall notify the product into the CPNP of EU. The following information shall be notified: 

General information 

  • Category and the products name. 
  • Name and address of the responsible person. 
  • Country of origin in the case of import into the EEA.
  • The country within the EEA in which the product is to be placed on market. 
  • Photographs of the cosmetic product/packaging. 
  • Photographs of labels or of text on the packaging. 

Chemical information

  • Predefined frame formulation, exact concentration or concentration ranges of substances in the product. 
  • Information of CAS or EC number of substances classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic or toxic (CMR) if present in the product. 
  • Information of substances in the form of nanomaterials if present in the product. 

A user manual for notifications in CPNP can be found on the European Commission's webpage for the portal and further information on the notification in Article 13 of the EC regulation.