“The Administration Regulation for Online Medical Device Sales” which clarifies the legal obligations and responsibilities of active online manufacturers and distributors in the People’s Republic of China, has been in force since March 1, 2018.

Among the several obligations included, it will now be necessary to provide a registration, verification and monitoring system for online sales activities of Medical Devices within the digital platform.

With this Regulation, the CFDA intends to better define the legal purposes and limits of companies active in digital commerce, in order to provide purchasers with greater safety and quality of the products available online.

Among the sections that define the manufacturers and the Regulatory Authority obligations, sanctions and penalties are also included in the event of violation, fraud or illegal network sales.


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