International

It is extremely important to understand each market in different countries has different compliance requirements. Our experts provide guidance on the compliance requirements and approval strategy for each country.
 
AITI : Authority for Infor-communications Technology Industry of Brunei Darussalam
Local Importer or Representative must purchase label from AITI before releasing in the Malaysia market,
Product having wireless or telecom technology has to be registered to Authority for Infor-communications Technology Industry of Brunei Darussalam by local importer after test report review. AITI require that rear local importer should be register to their license for telecommunication equipment.
 
Applicable product categories
- Wire and wireless communication devices (Radio equipment and telecommunication terminal equipment)
MTCTE (TEC) : Mandatory Testing and Certification of Telecommunication Equipment
Every telecom equipment must undergo prior mandatory testing and certification. 
Applicable product categories
- Telecommunication Products
WPC : Wireless Planning and Coordination
Product having wireless or telecom technology has to be registered to Wireless Planning and Coordination by local importer after test report review.
Applicable product categories
- ITE products
- Household products
BIS : Bureau of Indian Standards
Electric devices should be tested in Indian local laboratory which designated by BIS and the test.
Applicable product categories
- ITE products
- Household products
ISC : Industrial Standards of Cambodia
Electric magnetic devices has to be registered to Industrial Standards of Cambodia by local importer after test report review and to get the ISC mark.
Applicable product categories
- ITE products
- Household products
- Electrical lamps
 
Product having wireless or telecom technology has to be registered to Telecommunication Regulator of Cambodia by local importer after test report review. 
Applicable product categories
- Wire and wireless communication devices (Radio equipment and telecommunication terminal equipment)
Product having wireless or telecom technology has to be registered to National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission by local importer after test report review. 
Applicable product categories
- Wire and wireless communication devices (Radio equipment and telecommunication terminal equipment)
ST CoA : SIRIM QAS International
Local Importer or Representative must purchase label from SIRIM before releasing in the Malaysia market,
In accordance with Electricity Regulations 1994, Electrical Safety Products which will be imported in Malaysia have to get the approval/homologation from SIRIM before Malaysia market.
 
Applicable product categories
- Shaver, Food Mixer/Blender (Kitchen Machine), Immersion Water Heater
- Fan, Television, Toaster / Oven, Vacumm Cleaner
- Video Player, Washing Machine, Refrigerator
- Rice Cooker, Domestic Power Tools (Portable Type)
- Wire / Cable / Cord (non-armoured) 0.5mm² to 35mm²
- Water Heater Including Heating Elements if Imported Separately
SIRIM : SIRIM QAS International
In accordance with Regulations 14, Part III of Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) 1998, all of the Product having wireless or wire telecom technology has to get approval/Homologation from SIRIM before Import / customs / sell mandatorily.
Applicable product categories
- Customer Premise Equipment:
1. Cell phone
2. IP phone
3. Fax
4. ADSL modem
- Network Equipment:
1. C-Band Satellite Antenna
2. LNA/LNB/LNC
3. Transmitter
5. LTE, ANT/ZigBee
6. Other wired and wireless devices
 
SDPPI
In accordance with National Telecommunications Act No. 36 of 1999, Indonesian Government.
Applicable product categories
1. Bluetooth devices
2. Keyless systems
3. WLAN devices
4. UMTS
5. GSM
6. LTE, ANT/ZigBee
7. Other wired and wirelessdevices
SNI(Indonesian National Standard)
Local importer must mark Standard homologation number, inspection certificate number, Importer information on the product before market.
In accordance with Government Regulation No. 102/2000 of National Standardization, Electrical Safety Products which will be imported in Indonesia have to get the approval/homologation from SNI before Indonesia market.
Applicable product categories
- Cable, Current breaker, Fan, Flexible cables, Power cable, Switch, Socket
- Audio / Video Products
- electric equipment such as electric irons
- Drill, hand-held power equipment such as grinders
- Lighting Equipment
- Information on office equipment
- Measuring, Testing Equipment
- A transformer, power supply, and similar products
- Other 147 kinds of electrical safety products
IDA
In accordance with law of Singapore, Telecommunication and Radio regulation, the products that contains RF and telecommunication function have to make registration on IDA.  
Applicable product categories
- Wireless product
-Telecommunication device
- ETC …. 
ENTERPRISE SINGAPORE (S mark)
In accordance with Law of Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore, Consumer protection regulation 2011, the following products are mandatory to obtain ENTERPRISE SINGAPORE (S mark) approval to export to Singapore.  
Applicable product categories
- Air cooler 
- adaptor 
- any other audio products 
- cooking range 
- coffee maker 
- slow cooker and similar appliances 
- decorative lighting fixture 
- hair dryer 
- home computer system (inclusive of monitor, printer, speaker and other mains operated accessories) 
- high-fidelity set 
- iron 
- immersion water heater 
- kettle 
- laser disc set 
- microwave oven 
- mobile split air-conditioner 
- mixer, blender, mincer and similar appliances 
- refrigerator; rice cooker; room air-conditioner 
- television/video display unit; table/standing fan 
- table lamp/standing lamp
ETC……
NTC
In accordance with law of Philippine, based on the “Memorandum Circular No.1-04-88” , “Telecommunication Act No.7925”, following products are forcing to obtain NTC approval.
Applicable product categories
- PBXs, KTS, corded phones , Wireless phone
-Terminal equipment that work with Central office facilities ( Ex, altert dialing, signaling device etc..)
-Multiplex device that allows transmission of multiple signals over communication channel.
(Answering machine, Automatic dial telephone, Data Terminal, Modem, call distribution unit, fax, mobile phone etc..) 
ICC
In accordance with Law of Philippine, based on the “Republic Act 4109, Department Administrative Order #5 Series of 2001”, ICC approval mandatorily reflect to following product that listed below. 
Applicable product categories
- Household Appliances ( Electrics fans, Flat Irons, Microwave oven, Refrigerators, rice cookers, airpot, coffee makers, Audio and Video product, TV, CD/VCD/DVD players, Toasters, washing machine etc..)
- Lamps and lighting products
- Wiring devices / Wires and cables
- Mechanical/Construction materials  , Chemical and consumer products
NCC
In accordance with Telecommunications Act of Taiwan, all of the Telecommunications Terminal equipment that connect to network facility are mandatory to obtain the NCC approval. 
Applicable product categories
- Network transmission equipment
- Land conversion devices and wired devices to provide equipment and auxiliary equipment
- Mobile phones, mobile data and paging , wireless communication device, including wireless transmission system as VSAT
- All communication terminal devices connected to a communication network facility 
BSMI
In accordance with Law of Taiwan, based on the “Products inspection Act”, BSMI approval classify as 3 different categories. 
1. Registration of Product (RPC)
2. Type approval
3. DoC (Self declaration)
Applicable product categories
- RPC: Electrical and Electronic equipment , fire fighting equipment , gas appliance, power tool
products, personal protective equipment 
- Type approval: Gas cans, Cigarette lighters etc.
- Doc: Computer products, motherboard, insert cards
UKRSepro
In accordance with Law of Ukraine , Decree N46-93 “On standardization and certification”, Technical Regulation N679 “On radio equipment and telecommunications end(terminal) equipment”, All of the radio equipment and telecommunication terminal equipment require to be approved. 
Applicable product categories
- Wire and wireless communication devices (Radio equipment and telecommunication terminal equipment)
UKRSepro EMC DoC/CoC
In accordance with Law of the Ukraine , Decree N46-93 of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine “ On Standardization and certification , Technical Regulation “On low-voltage electrical equipment N1149 , Resolution N810 “N1149”,  Technical regulation “N785’ , Resolution N631”N785” , below listed products or devices have to obtain the UKRSepro EMC DoC/CoC.  
Applicable product categories
-The devices that causing the electromagnetic disturbance or device that may affect by such a disturbance.  
-AC50-1000V, electrical and electronic equipment operated by DC 75-1500V
All the devices that connected to a public communications network within the Russia or Russian network, the equipment have to get CoC orDoC through the designated Certification Authority, Federal Agency of Communication (FAC) and also registration is required based on Feral Law No.126-FL “ On Communications” , Decree N532” On approval of the list of communications subject to mandatory certification”
Applicable product categories
-All wired and wireless devices to be connected to public telecommunications networks or network system. 
CU Russia
In accordance with CU TR 020/2011 (Electromagnetic Compatibility of Technical products) , CU TR 004/2011(On Safety of Low-Voltage equipment), all of the low-voltage device have to obtain CoC or Doc based on technical standard to export to Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan. 
Applicable product categories
- Rated AC 50-1000V, DC 75-1500V of electrical and electronic products, home appliances, personal computers, which is connected to a low voltage device to your computer, manually portable electrical equipment, electronic instruments, cables, wires, cords, circuit breakers, shut down protection, electrical energy distribution equipment, electrical equipment control devices
-Household Appliance (Kitchen,Clean,Laundry,Heating,AV equipment,Light ETC..) 
-Personal computers, low voltage devices connected to the computer (Printer, Monitor, scanner, etc.) 
-Portable electrical equipment, Electronic instruments 
CU Kazhakhstan
All of the devices/Equipments that export to Kazakhstan require to obtain CU approval
( It covers RF, EMC and Safety approval)
Applicable product categories
- Rated AC 50-1000V, DC 75-1500V of electrical and electronic products, home appliances, personal computers, which is connected to a low voltage device to your computer, manually portable electrical equipment, electronic instruments, cables, wires, cords, circuit breakers, shut down protection, electrical energy distribution equipment, electrical equipment control devices
-Household Appliance (Kitchen,Clean,Laundry,Heating,AV equipment,Light ETC..) 
-Personal computers, low voltage devices connected to the computer (Printer, Monitor, scanner, etc.) 
-Portable electrical equipment, Electronic instruments 
-All the devices that use RF function or contains RF module/Wireless&Telecommunication devices
STB
In accordance with Law of Republic of Belarus , Telecommunication law, “conformity assessment with the requirements of technical normative legal acts in the field of technical regulation and standardization”, Decree No. 60, “Basic principle on declaration of product conformity” all of the devices that use RF function or contain RF function require to obtain DoC that issues from Belarus Telecommunication authority to export to Belarus. 
Applicable product categories
- A modem, fax, Ethernet converters, communication facilities equipment, network equipment and control access, a wireless repeater, the broadband wireless access equipment, a public telephone, a cellular telephone, a cellular mobile communication system using the device
- Network Equipment
- Voice, video, data and multimedia information / network equipment
CU
In accordance with CU TR 020/2011 (Electromagnetic Compatibility of Technical products) , CU TR 004/2011(On Safety of Low-Voltage equipment), all of the low-voltage device have to obtain CoC or Doc based on technical standard to export to Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan. 
Applicable product categories
- Rated AC 50-1000V, DC 75-1500V of electrical and electronic products, home appliances, personal computers, which is connected to a low voltage device to your computer, manually portable electrical equipment, electronic instruments, cables, wires, cords, circuit breakers, shut down protection, electrical energy distribution equipment, electrical equipment control devices
-Household Appliance (Kitchen,Clean,Laundry,Heating,AV equipment,Light ETC..) 
-Personal computers, low voltage devices connected to the computer (Printer, Monitor, scanner, etc.) 
-Portable electrical equipment, Electronic instruments 
Label : 
- Local Importer or Representative must purchase Sticker label from ART before releasing in the Cameroon market
Product having wireless or wire telecom technology has to get approval from ART before Cameroon market by local importer or representative after local operating testing.
Applicable product categories
Including BT/WiFi Devices, Short Range Devices, GSM/Cellular Frequencies, Analog Telecom, Digital, Fax, Modem, telephone terminals & related equipment most radio equipment and terminal equipment connected to the public network.
ICASA
ICASA : Independent Communications Authority of South Africa
Label :
- Labels may be purchased from ICASA or in case manufacturer would like to print their own label, Label Authorization letter may be granted.
Product having wireless or wire telecom technology has to get approval from ICASA before South Africa market by local importer or representative.
 
Applicable product categories
Including BT/WiFi Devices, Short Range Devices, GSM/Cellular Frequencies, Analog Telecom, Digital, Fax, Modem, telephone terminals & related equipment most radio equipment and terminal equipment connected to the public network.
SABS
SABS : South Africa Bureau of Standard,
Label :
CE Marking
Product has to get approval from SABS compliance before South Africa market by local importer or representative.
Applicable product categories
ITE device and home appliance, industrial product.
NRCS : National Regulator for Compulsory Standards
Label :
CE marking
In accordance with Government Notice R 89 dated 6 February 2009, IEC, Electrical Safety Products which will be imported in South Africa have to get the LOA from NRCS before South Africa market by local importer or representative.
Applicable product categories
- Electric kettles, irons, stoves, household electrical and electronic products, such as refrigerators
- Audio / Video Products
- Saws, electric equipment such as grinders
- Drill, hand-held power equipment such as grinders
- Lighting Equipment
- Information on office equipment
- Measuring, Testing Equipment
- A transformer, power supply, and similar products
- Wires, cords, cables and the like
- Incandescent, fluorescent lamps, lamp control gear
- Plugs, socket outlets, socket outlet adapter
- Tubular fluorescent lamps Starter
- Switches
- Hot water storage tanks (including electric water heaters, hot water reservoirs)
ART: Agence de Régulation des Télécommunications
Label : 
- Local Importer or Representative must purchase Sticker label from ART before releasing in the Cameroon market
Product having wireless or wire telecom technology has to get approval from ART before Cameroon market by local importer or representative after local operating testing.
 
Applicable product categories:
Including BT/WiFi Devices, Short Range Devices, GSM/Cellular Frequencies, Analog Telecom, Digital, Fax, Modem, telephone terminals & related equipment most radio equipment and terminal equipment connected to the public network.
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