"PROTECTING PUBLIC HEALTH TOGETHER"
Welcome to the website of the
Central Management Committee (CMC)
on Medical Devices
This Website is currently under continuous development
On the 26th Meeting of the European Competent Authorities in Liége, the Competent Authories decided to establish a Central Management Committee (CMC).
The CMC should improve the effectiveness of the regulatory system on Medical Devices, primarily through achieving greater consistency in the interpretation and implementation of its provisions by improving decision making between the National Regulatory Authorities.
The task of the Central Management Committee (CMC) is to improve and protect public
(1) improving the effectiveness of the medical devices regulatory regime, primarily by
achieving greater consistency in the interpretation and implementation of its provisions by
means of voluntary agreements or contribution to the preparation of legally binding
measures (to be adopted in accordance with the applicable directive) and encouraging
compliance by all Member States.
(2) ensuring the continued appropriateness and development of the regulatory regime by
maintaining an overview of its effectiveness and relevance in respect of technological and