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Consultation ľ Proposed Changes to the Therapeutic Products Directorateĺs List of Recognized Standards for Medical Devices

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May 6, 2015
Our File: 15-105041-369

Health Canada is pleased to announce proposed changes to the Therapeutic Products Directorate's (TPD) List of Recognized Standards for medical devices.
The proposed changes consist of:

  1. 26 new standards to be added;
  2. 9 new editions of currently recognized standards to replace previous editions;
  3. 17 standards to be removed.

How to Get Involved

This consultation is open for comment starting May 6, 2015 until July 6, 2015. Please select and read through the link below titled "Consultation Document".  Once read, please submit your comments via email, fax or by mail to:

Device Evaluation Division
Medical Devices Bureau
Therapeutic Products Directorate 
Health Canada
2934 Baseline Road, Tower B
Address Locator 3403A
Ottawa, Ontario 
K1A 0K9

Telephone: (613) 954-0297
Facsimile: (613) 957-9969

Consultation Document

Interested parties are encouraged to provide comments and suggestions by July 6, 2015.

Reporting to Canadians

Health Canada will make the results of this consultation available on this Web site.
If you have any questions, contact us at Device Evaluation Division, Medical Devices Bureau.