The official Mexican standard (Norma Oficial Mexicana) NOM-001-SCFI-2018, Electronic devices – Security requirements and methods of test was published in the National Gazette on September 17, 2019. Implementation is effective May 14, 2020 and will replace NOM-001-SCFI-1993. New certifications […]
As of October 1st, 2019, Phase 1 products are subject to mandatory TEC Certification. Please see our previous post for more details, and contact Approve-IT for any additional information.
The Information & Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA) in Mauritius has released Government Notice No. 164 of 2019 (Clearance Regulations) and ICTA/DE/1/2019 (Clearance to Import ICT Equipment Guidelines). Effective October 1, 2019, the requirements for importation […]
The Communications Authority (CA) of Kenya has announced that starting October 1, 2019, the Kenya Trade Network Agency’s (KenTrade) TradeNet System must be used for all importing and exporting of ICT equipment. This change will […]
The CONATEL approval department in Paraguay has modified their interpretation of the general telecom law and now considers the type approval of Ethernet Switches and Wired Routers as mandatory. Previously these products did not require […]
Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) has updated their exemption list for products no longer subject to mandatory type approval in Namibia.
The Comision Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (CONATEL) in Paraguay has appointed a new president and replaced one of its four directors. We expect delays with current type approval applications and applications submitted in the near future […]
The Communications Regulatory Commission of Mongolia (CRC) has released a Radio Wave Law and an updated Type Approval Regulatory Guideline. These documents reconfirm the necessity of type approval for products entering the Mongolian market.
As of July 23rd, RRA has updated their approval regulation which has a significant impact on the testing and application procedure for a number of wireless technologies. The most significant change is that BT, WLAN, […]
ANATEL Brazil is going to revoke the existing Act 951 applicable to lithium batteries used with cellular/voice terminals on November 30th. The new Act 3484 will be implemented; this will affect the way tests are […]