China Market

China Market

CCC CERTIFICATION

The CCC mark is the Chinese counterpart to the CE mark in Europe or the UL mark in the United States.

 

Its objective is to protect consumers and people by ensuring that products offered for sale in the Chinese market meet international standards in the matter. It has been in effect since August 2003

CCC (China Compulsory Certification)

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In total 23 product categories are under mandatory CCC certification :

The National Certification and Accreditation Administration's Announcement No. 45 of 2014 “Compulsory Certification Product Catalog Description and Definition Table” further clarifies the scope of application of compulsory certification products.

All equipment registered on the List of products subject to Chinese Compulsory Certification (CCC) mark is subject to certification procedures with the CQC.

How to risk assess your product to China regulations? 

Example with a Laptop below:

CCC
Laptop
China RoHs
CFDA
Products To China
SRRC
NAL
CEL
Other Regulation

Products should meet multi-requirements and apply multi-certificate if they fall in different scopes.
Eg. Laptop with BT and telecom port, should meet the requirements of :

  1. CCC : The CCC mark is Chinese national safety and quality mark.

  2. SRRC : Type approval for radio communications equipment and wireless products.

  3. NAL : Approval of all telecom equipment with access to public networks;

  4. CEL : Proof of energy efficiency 

 

All aboves requirements shall be met.

Below are China mandatory regulations :

  • CCC (China Compulsory Certificate) Certification. The CCC mark is Chinese national safety and quality mark.

Authorities: Certification and Accreditation Administration (CNCA):

• Standards: Safety, EMC, 

• Testing: Test to Chinese GB Standards (Based on CB Scheme)

• Factory inspection: a preliminary factory visit and annual surveillance,

  • SRRC (State Radio Regulation Committee) Certification. Type approval for radio communications equipment and wireless products.

 

• Authorities: State Radio Regulation Center (SRRC):

• Standards: Administration of Low Power Radio Equipment (SRD)
• Regulated products: Most radio transmission equipment
• Testing: Frequency range, frequency tolerance, transmitting power, occupied bandwidth and spurious emission limits (performed by SRMC - State Radio Monitoring Center)
• Factory inspection: No inspection required
• Mark: No formal mark required, but certificate number must appear on the products or labels

  • NAL (Network Access License) Licensing. Approval of all telecom equipment with access to public networks;

• Authority: MIIT (Ministry of Information Industry Technology)
• Standards: Measures for the Administration of Energy Efficiency Labels
• Regulated products: Two groups, 28 types (such as telecommunication terminal equipment, radio telecommunication equipment and internet equipment)
• Testing: Safety, EMC, and telecom performance (performed by MII designated labs)
• Factory inspection: No inspection required

  • CEL (China Energy Label) Labeling. Proof of energy efficiency registration through the CELC (China Energy Label Center) for household products, ITE, lamps, etc.;

 

• Authority: NDRC、AQSIQ、CNCA
• Standards: Measures for the Administration of Energy Efficiency Labels
• Regulated products: 15 products, such as PC monitors, copy machines, air conditioners, water heaters, induction cookers, refrigerators, washing machines, etc.
• Testing: Energy Efficiency tests (CNAS accredited labs)
• Factory inspection: No inspection required

  • CFDA (China Food and Drug Administration) Certification / Type registration of all medical devices and food

• Authority: China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA)

• Standards: CFDA standards

• Regulated products: Medical Devices, Medicines, 

• Testing: Medical Devices Class tests (CNAS accredited labs)

• Factory inspection: a preliminary factory visit and annual surveillance,

  • Hazloc: Transformation of Management Mode for Explosion-proof

Authorities: SAMR (State Administration for Market Regulation) 

• Standards:

• Testing: Test to Chinese GB Standards,

• Related product: electrical appliances, household gas appliances, and household refrigerators

• Factory inspection: a preliminary factory visit and annual surveillance,

  • China RoHS 2 (Restriction of Hazardous Substances). Self-declaration label for electrical and electronic products.​​

Authorities: Ministry of Industry & Information Technology (MIIT)​

• Standards: Developed by MIIT

• Factory inspection: No inspection required

  • Transportation of goods (MOT; Chinese: 中华人民共和国交通运输部)  Road / Vessel or Railway

• Authority: Ministry of Transport (MOT)

• Standards: SAC “Provisions on the Administration of the Road Transport of Dangerous Goods”

• Testing: CNAS Laboratory

• Product Related: Safety and hazardous chemical subtances. 

CCIC STLQ can take care of all CCC and Voluntary certification procedures by representing you directly as Agent for China authorities and competent body for inspection, testing and certification,

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