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Europe deadline to meet new UKCA legislation

December 08, 2021

Starting from January 1, 2021, the UK is no longer a part of the EU. The meaning of that is that the UK introduced new national rules for market access. However, the UK essential requirements and the conformity assessment procedures as well as standards in most cases are the same as for the EU conformity […]


BREXIT Updates

May 04, 2021

Starting January 1, 2021, new regulatory compliance rules went into effect for products sold into the United Kingdom. These changes are a result of the United Kingdom exiting the European Union in the process known as “Brexit.” Manufacturers need to take action now to ensure their electrical and electronic products are compliant when sold into […]


Guidance regarding the Brexit impacts on industrial products

February 18, 2020

Preparing for Brexit is not just a matter for EU and national authorities, but also for private parties. Businesses are reminded of legal repercussions that need to be considered when the United Kingdom ceases to be a member of the EU.   Document’s main topics are: The United Kingdom submitted on 29 March 2017 the […]


Post-Brexit Standards and Safety Marking

August 07, 2019

The United Kingdom’s House of Commons has released a briefing paper that addresses product safety testing and marking issues in a “no-deal” post-Brexit scenario. Unless a separation agreement between the UK and the European Union (EU) is reached prior to the October 31st deadline, safety marks issued by UK-based notified bodies will no longer be […]


Brexit – rules for placing products in the UK market

June 15, 2019

  This guidance is for manufactured goods on the EU and UK market. Goods are ‘placed on the market’ when they are made available on the market for the first time. If you have already placed a good on the market before the UK leaves the EU then it can continue circulating after Brexit. Check […]


EU defines no Brexit deal rules for placing proudcts in the market and the directives covered by this notice

June 15, 2019

  This guidance is about placing manufactured goods on the EU internal market. There’s different guidance if you’re placing manufactured goods on the UK market. The European Commission has also produced guidance on placing manufactured goods on the EU internal market: What you will need to do after EU Exit will depend on whether your goods […]


UK released a guidance for using the new UK product making brought by British Exit (Brexit) from the EU

May 13, 2019

  The Department for Business of the UK, Energy & Industrial Strategy released guidance for using the new UK product making called UKCA on February 2, 2019. In most cases CE marking will still be available for products being placed on the UK market, however, if products require third-party assessment of conformity, and if this […]


Prepare for EU Exit : Post-Brexit REACH

April 04, 2019

Whereas EU-REACH will continue to be applicable in the remaining 27 EU member states, as well as in Liechtenstein, Iceland and Norway, it will no longer be applicable in the UK after Brexit. Effective the day the UK leaves the EU, the UK competent authorities have communicated that they will require an equivalent level of […]