Guidance for Regulators - Information Point

This portal website provides links to learning materials to help regulators in local authorities and elsewhere to meet their development needs in a cost-effective way.

It supports the use of the RDNA self-assessment tool, having the same core competencies and technical knowledge sections and modules.

 Regulators' Development Needs Analysis (RDNA) Self-Assessment Tool

It is also a stand-alone resource for anyone involved with or interested in local regulation.

Generic Sections

Learning Methods

 Core Competencies

Leadership Skills

 Learning Methods

Technical Knowledge Sections


 Age Restricted Products 


Animal Health and Welfare

Fair Trading

 Fire Safety 



Health and Safety


 Intellectual Property

Legal Metrology





 Primary Authority

 Product Safety