Certification of cables

WWG provides testing and certification services for your cable products. The expert knowledge and experience that we have gained from years of developing cable standards applies the certification process.

It is necessary to comply with EAC quality requirements in order to export cables to the Customs Union. Therefore, a certificate of conformity with Technical Regulation of the Customs Union "On safety of low-voltage equipment" (ТR СU 004/2011) is required. The above regulation covers cables which have the following technical characteristics: voltage up to 1000 V (for AC) and voltage up to 1500 V (for DC). All cables with higher voltage are subject to compulsory GOST R certification (as there is still no related effective Technical Regulation of the Customs Union).

According to TR CU regulation, cables are subject only to TR CU 004/2011 "On safety of low-voltage equipment". However, a certificate is to be issued after conducting fire safety tests. The main problem here is that not all certification authorities have a properly equipped laboratories to conduct such tests. Therefore we strongly recommend you to obtain a Fire Safety certificate on the basis of which it is possible to get a TR CU certificate.

Cable taps are used for different purposes. Depending on technical features of a product, the following approvals may be required:

  1. TR CU "On safety of low-voltage equipment" (ТR СU 004/2011) – if operating voltage is up to 1000 V (for AC) and with voltage up to 1500 V (for DC).

  2. TR CU "On safety of the equipment for operation in explosive environments" (ТR СU 012/2011) – if cable taps are used in corresponding working environment.

Moreover, if operating voltage of cable taps is different from stated above, then a mandatory GOST R certification may be required. The reason for that is lack of effective technical regulation of the Customs Union regarding high-voltage equipment.

Requirements for the certificate:

  1. An applicant – an applicant for a TR CU certificate or declaration may be only a legal resident of the Customs Union. In other words, it means that only a legal entity or an entrepreneur registered either in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia or Kyrgyzstan can apply for certification.

  2. Foundation documents of an applicant

  3. Information about a manufacturer

  4. Technical description and HS code

  5. A contract between a manufacturer and client in the Customs Union or a letter of attorney in the name of an applicant

  6. A sample for testing (if required)

Please send your inquiries to info@wwg.eu.com.
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On March 15, 2019, the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission has officially published the order, which approved the draft amendments to the Technical Regulations of the Customs Union “On the safety of perfumery and cosmetic products” (TR CU 099/2011).
Federal Customs Service of Russia and Federal Service for Accreditation have developed the recommendations for carrying out customs operations related to the importation of goods into the Russian Federation as samples and specimens for the purpose of conducting research and testing of products are developed in accordance with the law of the Eurasian Economic Union.
The Federal Agency for Technical Regulation and Metrology (Rosstandard) resumed evaluation of Standardization Technical Committee. The next assessment on the results of the activity of technical committees in 2018 is performed from 4 till 31 March 2019.
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We stick to time frames agreed on with our clients
We always rely on current national and international legislation
Beyond certification we can handle all necessary technical documents such as technical passports, safety justifications, etc.
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WWG executed GOST R voluntary certification and drawing/document translations for Kirk Process Solutions Ltd very accurately and promptly. The project involved design and supply of propriety vessel separation internals destined for use in oil and gas installation in the Russian Federation. Kirk Process Solutions Ltd, a UK company highly recommend WWG who provided excellent cost effective support in meeting the GOST documentation requirements.

John Shuttleworth
Project Manager
Kirk Process Solutions Ltd

We are glad to work with you for our certificates, you are very helpful and efficient.

We recommend your company to everyone because of your great service.

Evelien Deschacht
Sidem NV

WWG have offered a quick and efficient service in obtaining EAC certification and exemption letters for Kazakhstan. Compared to previous companies we have used for this process they are in a different league and easy to work with.

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