Call for proposals 2016 - General product safety (GPSD) - Cooperation between national authorities responsible for the assessment, market surveillance and enforcement of the safety of non-food consumer products and services CONS-GPSD-2016 Closed!

Objectives

The joint actions may cover one or more of the following aspects of administrative cross-border cooperation activities related to surveillance and enforcement of European Union safety requirements for non-food consumer products and services: assessment of risks posed by non-food consumer products and services; product testing; market surveillance operations; exchange of expertise and development and exchange of best practices related to risk assessment; meetings and workshops included in the project.

In particular, the joint actions may cover the execution of joint or co-ordinated activities, the exchange of information, the development of a common methodology approach, protocols and check-lists and database development work.

In addition, the joint actions shall cover the development and implementation of an effective communication strategy regarding the achieved results and integrate online surveillance issues into the specific products as well as horizontal activities

Actions

The joint actions may cover one or more of the following aspects of administrative cross-border co-operation activities related to surveillance and enforcement of European Union safety requirements for non-food consumer products and services:

  • Assessment of risks posed by non-food consumer products [and services];
  • Product testing;
  • Market surveillance operations;
  • Exchange of expertise and development a nd exchange of best practices related to risk assessment;
  • Meetings and workshops included in the project.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 2,50 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 05 July 2016 - 3 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Non profit organisations

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Health and Consumer Protection

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