Cosmetics - what are the obligations of a Responsible Person?

The obligations of the Responsible Person are many and are all geared to ensuring compliance and safety of the cosmetic product. The RP shall cooperate at all times with the authorities providing all data deemed necessary in a language easily understood by the authority.


The role of Responsible Person (RP) may automatically fall to you depending on your company activities and/or the location of your company (within/outside) the EU, or can be assigned to a 3rd party service provider such as The Regulatory Company.

Responsible Person obligations are: