Cosmetics and perfumery

EAEU: Amendments to the TR on Cosmetics and Perfumery

As of 15 April 2023, cosmetics and perfumery imported into the EAEU must comply with additional restrictions. Decision of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission dated April 15, 2022 N 64 "On Amendments to the Technical Regulations of the Customs Union "On the Safety of Perfumery and Cosmetic Products" (TR CU 009/2011)" amended the EAEU TR on Cosmetics and Perfumery and extended the list of substances the use of which in cosmetics and perfumery is prohibited. 

EAEU: Revised list of standards for perfumery and cosmetics

The EurAsian Economic Commission Board has updated the lists of standards the voluntary use of which ensures compliance with the EAEU Technical Regulation on the Safety of Perfumery and Cosmetic Products.

The list of standards has been supplemented by three new standards.

Ukraine: List of Products Subject to Quotas and Licencing for 2021

As of 1 January 2021, organisations importing certain products and substances into Ukraine are required to obtain import licences and/or to observe the set importation quotas.

The list of products subject to export quotas includes precious metals (gold and silver) and scrap precious metals.

Belarus: Adopted 14 standards for cosmetic products

As of 1 August  2020, Belarus has adopted 14 interstate standards (GOST) for perfumery and cosmetic products. The standards regulate safety indicators, methods of their control and measurement, as well as some terms and definitions. The documents were developed by the Belarusian State Institute of Metrology (BelGIM).

Russia: Compliance deadlines for marking of perfumery with identification marks

We would like to remind you about the important deadlines related to the introduction of the mandatory labelling of perfumes and toilet water in the Russian Federation.

Until 31 March 2020, market participants (importers, manufacturers, etc.) are required to register themselves in the centralised marking system.

EAEU: Revised technical regulation on perfumery and cosmetic products

As of 6 May 2020 manufacturers and importers of cosmetics and perfumery into the EAEU are required to comply with the revised Technical Regulation (TR) on the Safety of Cosmetics and Perfumery.

The amendments to the TR were introduced by Decision No. 32 of 29 March 2019 (published 6 May 2019).