001 626 6862886


Domain name:agc-cert.com change to agccert.com;cn.agc-cert.com change to agccert.cn

Can we help you find something?


Several cross-border e-commerce platforms have imposed demands on the EU chief

Release Time:2021-05-11

Currently, cross-boarder e-commerce platform includes Amazon, eBay, Aliexpress has issued Eu market surveillance and compliance of products regulation one after another. The regulation specifies that all sellers should have service provider in European Union (EU responsible person) to deal with product compliance related issue before July 16, 2021. That is to say, from July 16, 2021, it will be illegal to sell CE-marked products in the EU without a responsible person in charge of compliance.

Requirements on European Union Responsible Person

The new EU Regulation on product safety (called the“Market Surveillance Regulation (EU) 2019/1020”) requires all all CE-marked products (except for medical devices, cableway installations, explosives for civil uses, hot-water boilers, and lifts) to have someone present in the European Union(expect for Britain) acting as the point of contact for product compliance and to deal with certain compliance related activities (a“Responsible Person”). All of the CE-marked products are regulated by the regulation expect products sold in UK market. You must make sure that the CE-marked products you sell is labeled with contact person information for product compliance before July 16, 2021. This kind of label can be put on product, product package, or the attached file. Otherwise, it is treated as illegal.


Remark: Legal files as below.


CE-marked product category includes toy, electrical and electronic product, personal protective equipment, medical devices, etc. Different CE-marked product is regulated by different directive and regulations.

You can find a full list of the products subject to CE marking here.



AGC as the global compliance service provider designated by many E-commerce platforms, has provided test and certification service for tens of thousands of enterprises. Also, AGC provides mandatory European Union responsible person, UK responsible person, WEEE registration, packaging registration, trademark and patent registration service to eliminate trade barrier. AGC is dedicated to providing comprehensive test and certification service to help your product break into international market effectively.


The above information is our opinion on new EU Regulation on product safety, more detail, please refer to the information on official website and requirement on specified regulation.

If you have any question on the European Union responsible person, please feel free to contact our customer service.

Related recommendations

Consult us