CERTIFICATION OF LOW-VOLTAGE EQUIPMENT FOR EXPORT TO RUSSIA
REGISTRATION OF CU TR 004/2011 CERTIFICATES AND DECLARATIONS
Following Low-voltage Equipment Have to be Certified According to CU TR No. 004 in Russia
For cooking, storing food and kitchen use:
Refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, electric stoves and electric hobs, cooktops, electric equipment cabinets, electric ovens, built-in ovens, frying cupboards, electric driers for fruits, vegetables, berries, mushrooms, boilers, kettles, coffee makers, coffee machines, steamers, sterilizers, microwave ovens, waste heaters, electric grills, contact grills, aerogrills, electric toasters, waffle irons, deep fryers, barbecues, bread makers, raclette makers, yogurt makers, crockpots, slow cookers, electric frying pans, blenders, coffee grinders, kitchen appliances (kitchen (processor) units), food processors, juicers, churns, meat grinders, mixers, graters, beaters, potato peelers, ice cream freezers, knives, knife sharpeners, chopping machines, slicers
For processing (washing, ironing, drying, cleaning) of clothes and footwear:
Washing machines, drier drums, spin dryers, ultrasonic laundry cleaners, electric irons, ironing machines, steam cleaners (steam generators), electric dryers
For indoor cleaning:
Vacuum cleaners (dry and wet cleaning), floor polishers, vacuum cleaner systems, electric brooms, steam brooms, electric mops, water suction cleaners.
For maintaining and regulation of indoor microclimate:
Fans, air conditioners, humidifiers, evaporators, dehumidifiers, air cleaners, kitchen extractor fans, electric heaters, electric radiators, fan heaters, convectors, electric fireplaces, heat-insulated floor systems.
Sanitary and hygienic:
Water heaters, shower stalls, toilets, devices for oral hygiene, electrical appliances saunas, electrical appliances for insect destruction.
For hair, nail and skin care:
Electric shavers, trimmers, epilators, electric hair clippers, hairdryers, stylers, hair straighteners, electric hand dryers, electric hair curlers, etc.
Electrical devices and appliances for household use:
For body heating: electric heating pads, blankets, mattresses and pillows.
Vibration massagers for body massage, hydromassage foot baths.
Audio and video equipment, TV and radio receivers:
recording equipment, radio receiving equipment, television receivers, teletuners, satellite TV tuners, loudspeaker systems, amplifiers of sound frequency.
Sewing and knitting devices: sewing devices with electric drive, overstitching machines, electrical knitting machines.
Power supplies, chargers, voltage regulators.
For horticulture: lawn mowers, trimming machines, electric shutters for windows, doors and gates, garden airblowers, ventilation vacuum cleaners, milking machines.
For aquariums and garden reservoirs: compressors, pumps, heaters, lighting equipment, equipment for filtering or water cleaning (filters, sterilizers), electric feeders, decorative garden fountains.
Electrical devices and appliances for household use:
Electric pumps: for drinking water, water supply, water heating, waste waters.
Lighting equipment and light sources bulbs, lamps, searchlights, garlands, light, electric garlands for home use.
Wiring accessories: switches, timers, sockets, plugs, splitters, adapters.
Extension cords: extension cords, including ones with filters.
Gaming, sports and training equipment with connection to AC network; video games and devices for them.
Personal computers (PCs) and equipment for them: system units, cash registers, printers, scanners, monitors, digital photo frames, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), active speakers, multimedia projectors, multifunctional devices.
Electronic musical instruments
Cables, wires and cords
Automatic switches, circuit breakers, protective cutout devices
Electrical devices and appliances for household use:
Hand-guided and portable electric machines (tools): drills, perforators, screwdrivers, wrenches, bolt drivers, power saws, fretsaws, grinders, electric planers, electric scissors, knife sharpeners, milling machines, hand held cordless tools, small tools, spray guns.
Devices for electric power distribution: knife switches and cut-off switches, non-automatic switches, circuit closers and changers, electric industrial connectors, safety fuses, contact clamps, terminal blocks, connecting devices, electromagnetic contactors, electromagnetic starters, complete devices, switch boards, lead-in distributors.
Electrical devices for control of electrotechnical equipment: control and protection relays, electric and electromechanical devices, switching elements for control circuits, thermostats, switches with timing units, light indicators, emergency stop devices.
Electrical equipment intended for operation in an explosive atmosphere
Electrical equipment of elevators and cargo lifts (except for electric machines)
Electrical equipment of defense-industrial sector
Pasture hedges management devices and systems
Electrical equipment intended for use in air, water, land and underground transport
Electrical equipment intended for safety systems of reactor plants of nuclear power plants
Low-voltage equipment, not included in the list of CU TR 004/2011 certificate registration, is subject to registration of CU TR 004/2011 declaration of conformity.
Price for registration of a CU TR certificate – starting from 230 Euro
Price for registration of a CU TR declaration – starting from 110 Euro
Processing time – 2 business days or more
NOTICE: When registration process is complete, we recommend you to receive a CU TR declaration / certificate together with test reports. This will help you to avoid unnecessary questions or fines when considering claims from consumers or during supervisory bodies inspection.
Who Can Register a CU TR (EAC) certificate for low-voltage equipment in Russia?
- Importer to the Customs Union (supplier)
NOTICE: Low-voltage equipment is allowed to be imported and sold on the territory of the Customs Union only after the moment they are certified according to the requirements of CU TR No. 004/2011. Products that have passed the registration procedure receive a CU TR certificate or declaration of conformity, they also have to be marked with the EAC compliance sign and after that they can be sold on the territory of the Customs Union.
- Receiving a request from a client
- Product breakdown and determination of certification conditions
- Signing of a contract with specific contract time and cost of work
- Registration of an application and preparation of documents
- Formation of evidence materials
- Negotiation of a certificate draft
- Registration of a certificate with inclusion into FSA Register
- Sending of documents to a customer by a courier service
- Technical description
- Manual, passport
- TU or GOST (for Russian manufacturers)
- Registration documents of an applicant company
- Contract with the representative company (for a foreign manufacturer)
- Certificate of quality management system (if appropriate)
- Shipping documentation (for a single batch of products)
Features of Issuing CU TR 004 Certificates and Declarations of Conformity for Low-voltage Equipment
Contents of operational documents for low-voltage equipment
- Name and designation of low-voltage equipment, including trademark, type, model, nomenclature article;
- Country of manufacture;
- Information on low-voltage equipment function;
- Characteristics and parameters;
- Rules and conditions for safe operation (use);
- Rules and conditions of installation, storage, shipment (transportation), sale and utilization;
- Information on measures to be taken when a malfunction of this equipment is detected;
- Name and location of a manufacturer (or a representative company), importer, their contact information;
- Month and year when low-voltage equipment was manufactured and / or information on place of application and method of determining the year of manufacture.
Labeling of low-voltage equipment
- Low-voltage equipment must have clear and indelible warning labels or danger signs
- Low-voltage equipment must have a clearly distinguishable clear and indelible identification inscription containing:
- the name of the manufacturer and its trademark;
- name or designation of the machine or equipment (type, brand, model);
- month and year of manufacture;
- marking with a single product circulation mark (EAC) on the market of the Customs Union member states.
If this information can not be applied to a low-voltage equipment, then it can only be listed in the accompanying documentation (manual / operating instruction).
Inspection control of certified products
When issuing a certificate for batch production / import, for more than 1 year, it is mandatory to undergo an annual supervisory control, otherwise the certificate can be canceled.
Supervisory control is carried out by testing product samples or by factory inspection.
Is it possible to issue a CU TR certificate with manufacturer as an applicant company?
Applicant in a certificate or declaration of conformity can be either a manufacturer of product, or its official representative company on the territory of the Customs Union. If a manufacturer is a foreign company, then registration is possible only for the representative company on the territory of the Customs Union. This representative company will be indicated in the “Applicant” column of a certificate and will be responsible for products quality on the territory of the Customs Union.
In which countries a CU TR certificate is valid?
CU TR certificates of conformity, issued in one of the member states of the Customs Union, are valid in all of the member states of the Customs Union.
For example: a CU TR certificate issued in Russia will be valid on the territory of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan.
Is it possible to verify authenticity of a declaration or a certificate?
Information on registration of CU TR declarations and certificates must submitted to the Register of the Federal Service of Accreditation (Rosakkreditatsiya).
If there is no information about a declaration or a certificate in the Register, then this document is invalid and its use is prohibited.
Make sure you begin to work on registration of a new declaration or certificate in advance!
We can always postpone document printout, but we will not be able to speed up testing of samples
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