Although veterinary medicines fall outside the scope of the Delegated Regulation, veterinary Wholesalers who handle human medicines to supply to veterinary surgeons need to register with SecurMed.
Veterinarians and retailers of veterinary medicines were part of the MHRA consultation under Article 23. For further information, veterinary wholesalers are advised to contact the MHRA.
The United Kingdom Transition Period ended on 31st December 2020 and the UK became a third country in relation to the EU.
You can find the Delegated Regulation here.
Please consult the UK government website.
For details of the scope of the regulation please check: FMD Delegated Regulation 2016_161
Where stakeholders are unclear on the legislation, for example whether types of medicine are in/out of scope, please contact DHSC/MHRA at fmd. safetyfeatures@mhra. gov. uk.
The MHRA has confirmed that subject to the outcome of a public consultation anti-tamper devices may continue to be placed on out-of-scope products after 9th February 2019 if the relevant manufacturer considers that it is necessary to do so in the interests of patient safety.
Please check which location(s) are registered with the relevant professional or sectoral body (such as PSNI). SecurMed will provide individual credentials for each Location that is individually registered with the relevant body.