The sale of personal computers on the territory of the Russian Federation and the member countries of the Customs Union requires a Declaration of Conformity or a Certificate of Conformity with the Technical Regulations of the Customs Union, as well as other permits. The absence of permits for computer equipment entails an administrative fine for the selling company and its manager.
We get a lot of requests for certification of radio frequency equipment. In addition to the request, we are frequently asked about module approval: can we separately certify a module embedded in various wireless communication products without certifying the final product, referring to the module compliance documents? Let's take a closer look at this issue.
Products that have encryption features require FSS (Federal Security Service) approval that is called FSS Notification. All products that must be approved through FSS mentioned in the List of encryption means (article 2.19 of the «Non-tariff regulated product list»).
Telecom approval is issued by the Federal Agency of Communication. This document is required for usage of communications in public networks on the territory of the Russian Federation. There are 2 types of FAC approval: FAC Declaration of Conformity (FAC DoC) and FAC Certificate of conformity (FAC CoC).
Radio Frequency Conclusion (RFC) is an approval required for radio devices operating at the frequency ranges that should be mandatory approved and licensed in the Russian Federation. The RFC is controlled and regulated by the Radio Frequency Center (RFC). This authority controls issuing Radio Frequency Conclusion (RFC).
FAC Telecom approval is a document confirming that the product complies with the requirements of Rules for the use of subscriber stations (subscriber mobile earth stations) of low-orbit mobile satellite communication systems with time-frequency division of channels approved and that it will not have a destabilizing effect on the integrity, operational stability and security of the unified telecommunication network of the Russian Federation.
Telecom approval (FAC) is required for all telecommunication devices that have Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and access to public networks. The range of products subject to FAC Declaration of Conformity (DoC) is wide and even electronic scales might require FAC DoC if they have Wi-Fi and BT.
To enter the Ukraine market, a telecommunication product requires having a series of documents confirming the quality characteristics.In this article, we will describe main requirements and terms for Ukraine certification concerning the recognition of СE reports.
What should a manufacturer do if the product does not contain encryption but the customs services require the FSS Notification? We know the answer! There's a special document proving there isn't any encryption that is reliable for the customs.