Last week the US FDA announced a new web page setting out its current Small Business Program. This program provides fee breaks for small businesses seeking FDA regulatory approvals. The fee breaks are substantial (up to 75% off) and a business doesn’t have to be all that small to qualify. Non US businesses can apply too.
Abolition of Type Testing Fees in China appears to have led to a hiatus, with many test centers stopping Type Test Services. Does this indicate an impending policy change on Chinese Type Testing?
Manufacturers who have TGA registrations but haven’t yet started sales can claim relief from TGA annual charges – but only if they act very quickly. The window for applications closes on 22 July
In a quiet announcement from China’s Ministry of Finance last week, the Chinese government cancelled an array of administrative charges – including for drug and medical deice testing. Already type testing centres are cancelling charges, but there are traps here which may slow down testing processes