CE marking

What is CE marking?
CE marking stands for 'Conformité Européene' which literally means 'European Conformity'. It is a legal requirement allowing free trade of m...
Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 at 7:39 PM
How to affix CE marking on products?
To start with, the CE marking logo must consist of the initials "CE", and both letters should have the same vertical dimension and be at least 5mm...
Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 at 7:35 PM
What is a standard?
A standard is a technical document containing information on complying with a specific product directive (e.g. Toy Safety Directive). It assures that a part...
Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 at 5:03 PM
What is an EU directive?
A European directive is a legislative act published by the European Commission that lays down the protection and administrative requirements for goods produ...
Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 at 7:33 PM
Do I need to buy the CE marking symbol?
You don't need to buy CE marking symbol. You can print it yourself using the template in Regulation (EC) No 765/2008.
Mon, 19 Jul, 2021 at 1:51 PM
Where can I find more information about the rules for selling products in the EU?
Detailed information regarding CE marking and product safety can be found on the website of the European Commission. https://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-mar...
Mon, 19 Jul, 2021 at 1:52 PM
Is a Certificate of Conformity sufficient to sell my product in the EU?
No, it is not.  A Certificate of Conformity, a.k.a. Certificate of Compliance, only shows that an independent test laboratory has tested your prod...
Mon, 19 Jul, 2021 at 1:54 PM
Do I need the approval of an independent laboratory to sell my product in the EU?
Depending on the relevant CE directives and regulations, some products must be tested by an independent laboratory before you can display the CE marking sym...
Mon, 19 Jul, 2021 at 1:58 PM
What is a technical file?
All CE-marked products must have a technical file (TF). The technical file is a set of documents containing information about a specific product. It serves ...
Mon, 19 Jul, 2021 at 1:59 PM
What is the structure of the technical file?
The technical file is subdivided into two parts: part A and part B. The manufacturer must be able to demonstrate where and how each part of the technical fi...
Mon, 19 Jul, 2021 at 2:02 PM