Delays at MHRA

The UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is currently experiencing a high volume of submissions so you may encounter some delays with some applications.

Current processing times for the following applications are:

  • Type 1As – 30 days
  • Validation of Type 1B/IIs – 14 days
  • Validation of PIQ (Article 61(3)’s) – 5 days
  • Grant of BROMI’s – 14 days
  • Validation of PLPI’s – 6 days


MHRA advises applicants to contact Area3-VARIATIONS: if any submissions that have gone beyond the dates listed above.