CCC CERTIFICATION (triple-C or 3C).CCC CERTIFICATION is a mandatory certification in China.



CCC CERTIFICATION ( triple-C or 3C) 

CCC CERTIFICATION is a mandatory certification in China.

The list of products subject to mandatory certification is published by the AQSIQ and CNCA certification bureaus

List of products for  CCC certification

  • Electrical wires and cables
  • Circuit breakers, electrical security or connecting devices
  • Low voltage electrical equipment
  • Low-power motors
  • Electrical appliances
  • Welding machines
  • Home and similar electrical appliances
  • Audio and video equipment (excluding audio equipment for broadcast services and cars)
  • Information technology equipment
  • Lighting equipment (except for lighting with voltage less than 36V)
  • Telecommunication terminal equipment
  • Motor vehicles
  • Tires for motor vehicles
  • Safety glasses
  • Agricultural machinery
  • Latex products
  • Medical devices
  • Fire fighting equipment
  • Safety and security products
  • Home decoration and repair products
  • Safety parts and accessories for motor vehicles and motorcycles
  • Toys
  • IT products

CCC certification process

The CCC certification process takes an average of 4-8 months

  1. Prepare documents, applications and submit them to the Chinese authorities.
  2. Acceptance of the application, receipt of the CCC factory code and requirements for the products being tested.
  3. Product testing in a Chinese testing laboratory. Test results of a foreign laboratory are not accepted
  4. Optional: One-day preliminary audit.
  5. Factory audit.
  6. The certification body sends Chinese auditors to inspect the plant. An audit usually lasts two days.
  7. Delivery of the CCC certificate for 5 years.
  8. Issue of a CCC stamp printing permit. Once approved by the CNCA certification organization, the product must be marked with the CCC logo.

Other types of confirmation of compliance

  • CCC (mandatory certification/declaration)
  • CCAP/CQC (Voluntary certification)
  • NEPSI (Explosion Protection Equipment Certification)

What is the conformity assessment scheme

NEPSI, CCAP, CQC are carried out according to the same scheme as CCC certification.


List of products for CCC SELF-DECLARATION (SDoC)

  • Power Tools
  • Welding machines
  • connection Circuit breakers and electrical device for protection or connection
  • Low-voltage devices
  • Low power engines
  • Equipment for domestic and similar purposes
  • Car safety accessories
  • Safety glass (car safety glass)
  • Information technology equipment
  • Audio and video equipment


  1. Applying for a declaration
  2. Preparation of samples for testing
  3. Customs clearance of samples and testing*
  4. Submission of additional. documentation and протокола test report to the CNCA ("Certification and Accreditation Administration of China")
  5. Issuing a CNCA CCC Self-Declaration certificate for 10 years
  6. Signing the** CCC Self-Declaration certificate by the applicant and uploading it to the online system
  7. Marking of products with the CCC logo
    *Provided for annual testing of products in order to confirm compliance
    ** Applicant may be a subsidiary, dealer or importer
Products are divided into type A and type B:
A - can be tested in any chosen laboratory, for example, in our own laboratory or in third-party laboratories certified ISO 17025
B - must be tested in one of the predefined testing laboratories, i.e. CCC approved or CNAS accredited testing laboratories

Difference between SDoC and CCC-certificate

Type Application Type Test Factory inspection Local
Valid Certificate CCC Mark Typical Lead Time
Yes Carried
out by factory or factory rep.)
Yes 10 years Certificate number
by SDoC
Yes 1-8 weeks
Traditional CCC Certification Body Yes Yes (Carried out by certification
No 5 years Certificate (lssued by
bodv) body)
No 4-16
To specify which certification products are subject to, please refer to the Chinese GB standards (Guobiao, or "National Standard”)

Mandatory standards

Voluntary standards

Many Chinese standards are harmonized with European ones

You can send us an application for certification of products for export to China [email protected].

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