Certification in Kazakhstan
Certification systems in Kazakhstan and Russia are resembling. The quality of the goods exported to Kazakhstan should be in compliance either with national quality requirements (usually referred to as GOST K) or EAC (TR CU, EAC certification Kazakhstan).
Why will this be relevant for you?
National certification document such as GOST K certificate is a Kazakh equivalent to a Russian GOST R certificate.
The list of goods which require GOST K certificate for customs clearance in Kazakhstan is specified in Government Decree No. 367 dated 20.04.2005. Residents and foreign manufacturers can apply for certificates and GOST K declarations.
The following approvals are still a part of national certification system in Kazakhstan (not EAC):
- GOST K certificate,
- Permit for use issued by the Ministry of the Emergency Situations of the Republic of Kazakhstan,
- Exemption Letter,
- Fire safety certificate,
- Hygiene certificate, etc.
However, most categories of products are subject to technical regulations of the Customs Union (EAC).
How long are certificates issued?
Document processing time depends on the type of certificate. The average paperwork is up to 45 days.
For more information about your product, please send info to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- name of the product
- HS code
- technical data
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