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Compliance standards for EMC & Radio

 

EMC & radio levels of conformity

A summary of the requirements for suppliers of EMC and radio products can be found below.



EMC products and some radio products harmonised with Australia

Conformity Level 1 (low risk)

For EMC products;

  • product must comply with an applicable standard and the supplier must hold evidence of compliance with the relevant standard
  • product may be labelled with the RCM, in which case a compliance folder will be required, containing a declaration of conformity, product description and evidence of compliance with the relevant standard.

For radio products (as specified in the Radio Standards Notice); 

  • product must comply with an applicable standard
  • supplier must hold a compliance folder containing a declaration of conformity, product description and evidence of compliance with the relevant standard
  • product must be labelled with the RCM.

 

Conformity Level 2 (medium risk)

  • product must comply with an applicable standard
  • supplier must hold a compliance folder containing a declaration of conformity, product description and test report, or other reasonable evidence of product conformity
  • product must be labelled with the RCM.

 

Conformity Level 3 (high risk)

  • product must comply with an applicable standard
  • supplier must hold a compliance folder containing a declaration of conformity, product description and test report from an accredited test facility
  • product must be labelled with the RCM.

 

New Zealand only radio products

Conformity Level A1

  • product must comply with an applicable standard
  • supplier must hold a compliance folder containing a declaration of conformity, product description and evidence of compliance with the relevant standard
  • product must be labelled with the R-NZ label.

Note: Product must meet appropriate licence requirements.

 

Conformity Level A2

  • product must comply with an applicable standard
  • supplier must hold a compliance folder containing a declaration of conformity, product description and a test report or other reasonable evidence of product conformity
  • product must be labelled with the R-NZ label.

Note: Product must meet appropriate licence requirements.

 

Conformity Level A3

  • product must comply with an applicable standard
  • supplier must hold a compliance folder containing a declaration of conformity, product description and a test report from a report from an accredited testing body
  • product must be labelled with the R-NZ label.

Note: Product must meet appropriate licence requirements.
 

Last updated 14 August 2015