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Please consult the UK government website.
Authorisation is required from each legal entity, for all its Locations. If you submit a Bulk Registration for multiple legal entities, the EULA can only be accepted once for each entity, so please ensure you have permission from each of them before submission.
Visit the MHRA FMD guidance. To sign up to the MHRA’s FMD Safety Features Newsletter, please contact the MHRA.
Request from a Pack-In-Hand actor
In order for us to proceed with the analysis please download and complete the PiH_Alert data request form and return it along with photos of the pack (if you still have it).
To register one or more Locations from one or more legal entities, select the Bulk Registration process when you have logged onto our Portal.
Aggregation for Hospitals has been considered by stakeholders but will not be implemented in the near term (3-5 years).
There are two processes MAHs must complete to onboard for FMD:
1. Onboard to the European Medicines Verification Organisation(EMVO)
All MAHs must onboard to the EMVO to be able to upload pack information to the UK MVS.
GTIN product codes require 14 characters. For more information, please refer to the EMVS Pack Coding Guidelines.
Your reset email has been sent to the UK MVS contact email address you provided at End User Registration. Please check the Junk folder. If you provided the email address of your Software Supplier, please contact them to retrieve the reset email.
Bulk Registrations are suitable for multiple organisations/companies within the same legal entity at the same time. Each organisation/company will be an individual End User Location and will therefore have its own Username and UK MVS Certificate.
If stock is transferred within the same designated Wholesaler or to another designated Wholesaler, then there is no need for packs to be verified under FMD. Normal GDP rules apply.
Yes. Multi-market packs can be supplied to the UK, Ireland and Malta. The EMVS will know when multi-market packs are uploaded, which systems to send the pack data to, and will also manage the decommissioning activity between them.
More information is available from the British Generic Manufacturers Association (BGMA).
For more information, please visit the NHS Digital FMD Toolkit for Community Pharmacy. FMD Source, the website of the UK FMD Working Group for Community Pharmacy, is also a useful guide.
Software suppliers may register for the SDK on the NMVS Software Supplier Portal.
It is not recommended. It is necessary for the person registering to accept the terms and conditions of the EULA, which could not be justified without an agreement in place.