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France


WHO region
EURO

HIV prevalence
Low

Description
There is a policy allowing HIV self-testing. This policy is limited to in vitro diagnostic medical devices which are approved by the national regulatory authority (i.e. French National Agency for Medicines and Health Products). Two products for HIV self-testing have received national regulatory approval.

Policies explicitly allow HIVST
Yes

Policies under development
No

HIVST explicitly illegal
No

Legal situation
Authorized for use, sale and distribution

National policy