Intertek offers comprehensive end-to-end Regulatory Electronic Submission Publishing services – specializing in eCTD publishing - for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry.

Electronic submissions are required for many regulatory submission types for regulatory authorities globally. Leveraging industry-leading eCTD publishing tools and supporting multiple regions (e.g., United States, Canada, Europe), our team of qualified, experienced professionals consistently produce compliant, “first-time-right” submissions ranging from small to large and complex dossiers or applications. Our experts are committed to quality - we implement a multi-faceted quality control review process for completeness and compliance to electronic submission standards for every submission.

How can Intertek help?

Intertek’s Broad Capabilities:

Supported by a skilled and accomplished Regulatory Affairs team, our Electronic Submission Publishing group offers full management and publishing of the following submissions in eCTD format:

  • US FDA: NDA, BLA, IND, Amendments, Veterinary Submissions, DMF, Annual Report, AdPromo, all supporting submissions, and more.
  • Health Canada: NDS, SNDS, ANDS, NC, CTA, DIN, DMF, all supporting submissions, and more.
  • EMA: MAA, Variations, ASMF, CTA, and more.
  • Conversion of paper dossiers (e.g., DMF) to eCTD format or other electronic formats.

Specific Services Available:

  • Complete end-to-end submission publishing and lifecycle management  .
  • Strategic, process, and technical advice.
  • Document-level publishing (conversion, enhancement, optimization, OCR, bookmarking, hyperlinking, document properties, quality review).
  • Submission-level publishing (eCTD compilation, naming best practices, inter-document hyperlinking, quality review, validation).
  • Publishing of fully compliant ICH E3 Clinical Study Reports.
  • Gateway submittal services  including US FDA Electronic Submissions Gateway, Health Canada Common Electronic Submissions Gateway, EMA eSubmission Gateway, HMA Common European Submission Portal.
  • Quality control review of client-generated submissions for ICH and regional compliance.
  • Validation troubleshooting.
  • Dataset preparation for eCTD submission (SDTM, ADaM, SEND), including creation of Simplified TS.xpt files when required.
  • SPL and XML PM labelling support.
  • Health Canada Regulatory Enrolment Process (REP) support.


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