The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine has adopted Technical Regulation on the Safety of Toys (Resolution No. 151 dated February 28th, 2018).
This Regulation aims to harmonize national legislation with the relevant legislation of the European Union, in particular the Directive 2009/48/EU of the European Parliament of the Council.
Furthermore, this provides the following requirements:
- safety of toys, their placing on the market on the territory of Ukraine,
- obligations of economic operators (manufacturers, authorized representatives, importers, distributors),
- requirements for drawing up a declaration of conformity, product marking, conformity assessment bodies,
- and provisions on the presumption of conformity, state market surveillance.
This Regulation will come into force on August 28th, 2018.