Get a passport for your products to get an entry into the European Market by CE Marking Certification .
What is the CE Marking Certification ?
CE Marking is a Product Marking Certification scheme as per specific Products’ EU Directives and related harmonized standards.
CE is the abbreviation of Conformitè Europëene, defined as mandatory by the European Union’s (EU) for the products produced in or for the purpose of selling in EEA, which fulfils the EU directives and legislations. CE marking with all fulfilment of European Directives and Legislations allows you to enter the market and distribute your products legally. This mark signifies that the manufacturer, importer, or person responsible for placing the product on the EU market is responsible for the product’s safety and can provide such piece of evidence of its compliance upon request.
EU directive is a form of legislation set up by Europe to set out the requirements for products to sell in the country. Document NLF’s decision 768/2008/EU had been implemented with effect from 20th April 2016. These EU directives have new reference numbers aligned with rules and authorities allotted for CE marking certification.
Authority for CE marking certification lies with a manufacturer or distributor of products whoever sells the product in the EU market. CE marking certification
Benefits of CE Marking on the product
Acquiring CE marking certification in UAE, for your product helps you with:
- Upgrading your business to EU markets
- Ensuring the safety of products
- Ensuring a reliable and tested product, free of worries and challenges
- Reducing in cost of damages and fines levied
- Customer satisfaction
- Increase in credibility
- Creating a benchmark in the society
- Competitor advantages
Why do you need CE Marking Certification?
CE certification in UAE allows you to sell your products from the UAE market, to countries of EEA. By marking CE, we make the declaration that the product is safer and more reliable, therefore high in customer satisfaction.
Ascent EMIRATES can help you acquire such compliance either through verifying your product and system, or through appropriate liaisoning with related Notified Bodies, for assessment and certification, for the products classified in the higher risk category.
As CE marking certification in UAE, especially CE certification in Dubai, is a lengthy process and time-consuming, manufacturers rely on expertised and competent bodies like the Ascent EMIRATES.
Following are the basic reasons for certifying your product with CE:
- Selling the product in EEA / Europe
- Selling in countries/locations, which do not have a relevant product marking standard
- Customer requirements, who want the product to be conforming to with stringent EU regulatory requirements and testing requirements.
Which Industry or Country requires CE marking?
CE marking in UAE is mandatory exporting to European Union countries. CE certification can be self-certified as CE marking does not provide any specific information to the consumer. Thus, CE marking certification can be self-certified or by CE certification consultants, like the Ascent EMIRATES.
CE marking is mandatory for some of the products and EU Directives in all EU member countries i.e. Austria, Italy, Sweden, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Turkey, Hungary, Belgium, Ireland, Latvia, Iceland, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Norway, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom.
Likewise, products like toys, machines, electrical equipment, television, electronic equipment, personal protective equipment, medical devices, gas appliances, lifts, equipment, and protective systems for use in an explosive atmosphere, weighting & measuring equipment, new hot water boilers in vitro diagnostic, Cableways, Explosives for civil use, where CE is a must.
On 1st July 2013, the Construction Products Regulation came into effect. It stated that manufacturers of construction products need to apply CE mark to any of their goods that ETA covered before placing them on the market. They are ceiling, cladding, doors, Facades, Finishes, Floors, Roofs, Thermal insulators, Vents, walls, and windows.
What are the CE Certification requirements?
Before affixing CE marking on the product manufacturer needs to accomplish requirements such as
- Records of process and procedure of the product
- Records of design of the product
- The report work of the edited pages are implemented to direct and meet the standards.
- Carry out conformity assessment/testing
- Carry out Factory Production Control
- Setup technical file
- Sign a declaration of conformity as specified in the related EU Directive.
Ascent EMIRATES assists organizations in ensuring product compliance by itself or with the help of a competent notified body before the CE Mark is applied.
Procedure for Certification
The Certification procedure requires the following stages:
Identify the applicable EU Directive for the product: Identify the product and directive applicable as per EU Directive(s).
Recognize the requirements and method as per the Directives(s): Different directives and methods of determining conformity depend on the classification of the product.
Determine the type of assessment: The process cannot be always self-declaration depending on the criticality and risks of the product or for technical and safety measures.
Identify the relevant Harmonized Standard: Identifying the relevant harmonized standard and the testing and other requirements therein. The Product has to be tested from an authorised/approved lab (sometimes internal lab testing can be adequate, depending on the criticality/risk of the product).
Assess product conformity: Assessing or testing the products as per conformity of the product meets the required needs and measures.
Prepare technical documentation: Compiling technical file (also called Technical Construction File- TCF)- containing the technical and testing details of the product.
Make EU declaration and affix CE marking: Invite a Certification Body to conduct an Internal Production Control Audit / Factory Production Control Audit at the facility- to cover personnel and product validations. Finally embodying the CE marking logo to the product including name and address of the manufacturer, serial number, signature of the manufacturer, date of manufacturer, and manufacturing model number.
Strength of Ascent EMIRATES
If you are losing your money just because you don’t have CE Certification for your product or you are planning to export to the European market, PLEASE Contact for accurate and reliable service and achieve your intended outputs of product qualification, within a few days.
Ascent EMIRATES has qualified professionals providing you with optimized CE Certification cost and appropriate training and guidance for the fulfilment of CE certification requirements. We work 24X7 to fulfill the need of their customers and clients with accurate costs and extra costs hidden.
Frequently Asked Questions
How to check CE marked products?
How long CE marking valid for?
What is the duration to avail CE marking?
CE marking certification is availed within a duration of 5 to 6 weeks. The time is dependent upon the nature of performance and excellence obtained by the organization in relation to the technical records, and more such standards and rules.
How much does the CE Certification costs?
CE certification cost varies from product to product. It also depends on various risks and challenges involved to the product. In case the product meets any downfall, with this, the cost will be raised.
The pricing is decided upon various product safety measures.
What happens when the products don’t conform to CE marking?
Suppose the product requires CE marking fails to meet the required standards, then there’s no way to sell it legitimately. As such, there is a max penalty of 3 months to the culprit (for the director of the affecting company), and a whole sum of $5000 fees. Product marketing and its affixation that doesn’t need CE certification leads to penalty.