The REACH Regulation

Regulation (EU) No 1907/2006 concerns the registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemical substances. It also contains requirements addressed to the users of chemicals, unlike previous legislation.

Amendments and corrections

There are no amendments and corrections not included in the consolidation of the REACH Regulation.

Go to basic regulation, all versions and amendments of REACH in EUR-Lexexternal link

Implementing regulation on the application of certain registration and data-sharing provisions after the expiry of the final registration deadline for phase-in substances (EU) 2019/1692 external link

Regulation on test methods (EC) No 440/2008 (last consolidated 2019-10-16).

All versions and amendments are available in EUR-Lex.external link

Regulation on fees and charges (EC) No 340/2008 (last consolidated 2018-07-15)
All versions and amendments are available in EUR-Lex.external link

Implementing regulation on joint submission of data and data-sharing (EU) No 2016/9
All versions and amendments are available in EUR-Lexexternal link

Links to information on REACH on the ECHA web pages

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) assists companies in complying with the legislation, promotes the safe use of chemicals, provides information on chemicals, and addresses chemicals that are of concern.
The links below take you to ECHA.

Understanding Reachexternal link

Guidance documentsexternal link

Last published 3 March 2021