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Unlock the EU/ UK market with an Authorised Representative

With over 25 years’ our AR expert team helps businesses, e-commerce sellers and webshops swiftly access the EU/UK market as reliable legal Authorised Representative.

Shorter time-to-market

Our trustworthy team can guide you no matter where you are located. We accelerate the time it takes to get access to the EU/UK market.

CE/UKCA compliance

Whether you’re engineering new Whether you have a single product or a product family, we verify that your products meet all relevant EU/UK health and safety standards. This means a smooth market entry without legal complications, delays or expensive recalls.

Experienced AR

With over 25 years of experience, AR Experts has evolved into a hub of expertise and established a valuable track record. We assure swift market access and act as a reliable point of contact as your Authorised Representative.

Removing compliance
complexity for businesses worldwide

Authorised Representation

If you’re based outside the EU or UK and want to sell your products there, we can act as your Authorised Representative (EU Rep, UKRP), verifying your technical documents & products and allowing you to enter these markets

CE and UKCA compliance for the declaration of conformity

Compiling the right paperwork for the EU/UK market can be daunting and time-consuming for businesses. Our experts verify your technical file, so all paperwork, labelling, and manuals are correct so you can focus your time where it really matters

Quick Technical File checks for e-commerce and webshops

No matter if you are selling through ecommerce platforms or a webshop, we’ve got the right solution for you. From quick technical file reviews to extensive checks, our experts tailor our services to your needs.

Supplier contracts and advice

To avoid future delays or recalls we provide reviews and templates when dealing with suppliers. Our experts will give you the right tools to avoid any inadequate technical paperwork when using third-party suppliers.

We’ve helped clients achieve market access in these industries:

Aerospace, Automotive, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Construction, Defense Electric power, Food

Electronics, Energy, Industrial robot, Meat processing, Mining, Petroleum Computer, Semiconductor

Textile, Water, Recycling , Railway, Transport, Medical, Steel, Telecommunications

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Your legal point of contact for the EU/UK

Whether you’re looking for expert consulting on a compliance issue or need a full-service Authorised Representative partner, we’ve got you covered

EUAR Authorised Representation (AR)
UK Responsible Person (UKRP)
EUAR/UKRP Mandate
Technical Documentation
Registration Medical Devices
Legal Point of Contact
Legal Advice
AR Services for the Legal Manufacturer
AR Services Private Labeller
Partner for Distributors/
Transporters/Agents

Get Authorised Representation within 2 weeks with our proven process.

01 - Determine

the legal framework for your products

02 – Checklist

sent over to gather the required documents

03 – Review

of the technical file by our CE/UKCA team

04 – AR Agreement

is drawn up by and signed

05 – Ship

your product worry-free to the EU/UK market

01 – Determine
the legal framework for your products
02 – Checklist
sent over to gather the required documents
03 – Review
of the technical file by our CE/UKCA team
04 – AR Agreement
is drawn up by and signed
05 – Ship
your product worry-free to the EU/UK market
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What our clients are saying about us

Van Heek Medical
Wilma Peereboom
Quality Coordinator
The cooperation with CE goes satisfactorily. They were decisive from the start and things were well taken care of. I see the problem-solving capacity of Certification Experts as a strength of the company’.
6 weeks
Europe
Medical
Confocal
Peter Drent
CEO
Personally I am very satisfied with the service and quality of the work of Certification Experts. With future projects, I certainly intend to work with them again.
3 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Gallery Play Media
Ruben Kieftenbelt
Founder & CTO
The test results during the certification project were comprehensive and detailed. We experienced this as a pleasant and valuable result. In addition, Certification Experts swiftly came up with solutions for obstacles we encountered during the certification process.
4 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Adtrack Media
Paul East
CTO
We have found Certification Experts to be helpful, knowledgeable and prompt even during the difficult environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We look forward to working with Certification Experts on future projects.
4 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Nikon
Joachim Hofmann
GM Service & Support
We found the collaboration with the CE Team very helpful, professional, fast and flexible. It is always good to have a partner at hand who can help with profound expertise whenever required. In the future, CE will stay our choice if expert-know-how is needed.
4 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Physee
Wai-Man Tang
Quality Assurance Manager
We have a wonderful experience working with Certification Experts. We are a scale-up doing product developments under a very tight timeline. Certification Experts will adjust to our needs and guides us step by step to complete our product certifications in time.
3 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Oceanteam
Lars van ‘t Kruijs
Managing Director
The team of Certification Experts consists of nice people, it was a good cooperation! For me it was important how they made everything clear and how they thought along the same lines.
3 weeks
Europe
Machinery
Alfa Wasserman
Kurt Spiegel
Engineer Manager
CE has been our partner for over 10 years and the relationship is outstanding. The face-to-face meetings are really important and save us a lot of time.
6 weeks
Europe
Medical
Dot Robot
Edward Belderbos
Technical Director
It was a pleasure to work with Certification Experts. After reviewing our documentation, they gave us structured feedback and showed us a way forward to compliance with EU directives
3 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Noffz
Markus Solbach
Director Sales & Marketing
Certification Experts has a great service with high flexibility and really quick response time. We were impressed with their good technical understanding and detailed feedback to our complex test solution in a short timeframe.
4 weeks
North America
Electronics
Government of Canada
Melanie Ter Meulen
Trade Commissioner
The collaboration with Certification Experts runs smoothly and they are a valuable partner for us. If Dutch companies require specific technical information about the Comprehensive Economic & Trade Agreement on free trade, Certification Experts is the first to call.
2 weeks
Europe
Medical

Expert insights

Full-service product compliance without the headaches.

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EUAR Authorised Representation (AR)

AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) can act as an authorised representative on behalf of your organisation and ensures that the products being sold on the EU market comply with the European product compliance legislations. This concerns products that are sold either directly, via e-commerce (online), or through a fulfilment service provider. 

We operate in various sectors, such as Machinery, Electronics, Medical Devices, Consumer Product, Toys, Personal Protective Equipment, Boats and more.  

  • Aid in CE marking conformity assessment procedure
  • Authorised representative agreement/mandate
  • Technical file and Documentation review
  • Medical device registration
  • Acting as a contact person with the competent authorities
  • Provide legal advice
UK Responsible Person (UKRP)

UKCA Experts (part of Certification Experts) act on behalf of a manufacturer established outside of the United Kingdom in relation to specified tasks with regard to the manufacturer’s obligations under these regulations we operate in various sectors such as Machinery, Electronics, Medical Devices, Consumer Product, Toys, Personal Protective Equipment, Boats and more. 

  • Aid in UKCA marking conformity assessment procedure
  • UKRP agreement/mandate
  • Technical file and documentation review
  • Medical device registration
  • Acting as a contact person with the competent authorities
  • Providing legal advice
EUAR/UKRP Mandate

AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) will set up the required mandate/agreement, herein it is determined which responsibilities/tasks of the manufacturer are mandated to the AR/UKRP. This is based on the applicable directives and regulations.  

  • EUAR agreement
  • UKRP agreement
Technical Documentation

Conform to the applicable product legislation. The EUAR/UKRP has the responsibility to verify that the EU/UKCA Declaration of Conformity and technical documentation have been drawn up and where applicable and appropriate, conformity assessment procedure has been carried out by the manufacturer. AR experts can aid with assembling the required technical documentation.  

  • Checklist or templates for labelling
  • Checking technical files
  • Checking the technical documentation
  • Compiling the technical file
  • Prepare template of Declaration of Conformity
  • Review of user information
Registration Medical Devices

In case of a medical device, the EUAR/UKRP is responsible for the registration of the device in the systems of the qualified authorities in which the AR/UKRP is located. AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) will conduct the applicable registrations. 

  • EUDAMED (EU)
  • Notis/Farmatec (EU)
  • MHRA (UK)
Legal Point of Contact

Within both the European Union and the UK, AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) is the designated person to handle all communication with the competent authorities.  

Legal Advice

In case of a dispute with the authorities or regulatory questions concerning your product, AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) can advise you on what steps need to be followed or which legislation is most applicable.

  • Problem solving
AR Services for the Legal Manufacturer

You can only appoint an EUAR/UKRP if you are a manufacturer. If you are a reseller, it is necessary to become a legal manufacturer in order to appoint an EUAR or a UKRP. When placing a product in the market under your name, you will be considered as the legal manufacturer. This means that you will bear all the obligations of a manufacturer and can appoint AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) as your EUAR/UKRP.  

  • Setting up a private label agreement with the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM)
  • Aid in CE/UKCA marking conformity assessment procedure
  • Authorised representative agreement/mandate
  • Technical file and documentation review
  • Medical device registration
  • Acting as a contact person with the competent authorities
  • Provide legal advice
AR Services Private Labeller

You can only appoint an EUAR/UKRP if you are a manufacturer. If you are a reseller, it is necessary to become a private labeller in order to appoint an EUAR or a UKRP. When placing a product on the market under a private label, you will be considered as the legal manufacturer. This means that you will bear all the obligations of a manufacturer and can appoint AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) as your EUAR/UKRP.  

  • Setting up a private label agreement with the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM)
  • Aid in CE/UKCA marking conformity assessment procedure
  • Authorised representative agreement/mandate
  • Technical file and documentation review
  • Medical device registration
  • Acting as a contact person with the competent authorities
  • Provide legal advice
Partner for Distributors/Transporters/Agents

Distributors, Transporters and Agents are often asked to act as authorised representatives for their customers. However, these parties often do not want to take this responsibility. AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) can therefore become an EUAR/ UKRP for your customers and take on this responsibility instead.  

Information Supply

We notify you if there are regulatory changes pertaining to your product

Risk Assessment

We help you eliminate risks more efficiently, protect your customers and your business. Unsure whether you’ve done something correctly? We can provide a full risk assessment evaluation.

  • Machine / Electronics / Toys / Medical / PPE / GPS
  • EN-ISO 12100
  • Safexpert Risk Assessment software (TÜV-certified)
  • Review of existing Risk Assessment
  • Templates
Authorised Representative

We provide Authorised Representation (AR) for businesses and e-commerce companies located outside the EU/UK – allowing access to those markets by registering us as your legal partner.

  • EU/UK market access
  • Verification of CE/UKCA
  • Marking
  • Contact point for authorities
  • Technical File
  • Bypass importers
  • Registration
Technical File

Every manufacturer requires a technical file to reach compliance. We support, compile and review these technical documents for you.

  • Declaration of Conformity
  • User Information (manual/labelling/packaging)
  • Risk Assessment
  • Technical schemes and drawings
  • Templates
Engineering Review

We review your designs and assist you through the prototype phase to ensure critical safety standards are met.

  • Design Review
  • Co-engineering
  • Consultancy
  • Risk Assessment
Testing and Inspection

Wherever you’re located, we offer a wide range of expert testing and inspection capabilities, both in house and via our global network of affiliated partners and testing laboratories.

  • EMC, Low Voltage, Radio, Medical, Toys, and PPE
  • On-site or digital inspections
  • Notified Bodies
  • Accredited testing laboratories
Route to compliance

We create a clear and practical compliance roadmap for you in any market. Get expert guidance on cost/time efficiency of certification for accessing multiple markets.

  • Determining product legislation
  • Set up test procedure (in-house/accredited testing)
  • Strategy on Global Market Access
  • Technical File Checklist
Training

We offer custom training programs led by experts, bringing your team up to
speed with important safety processes and regulations related to your markets.

  • Product Compliance
  • CE Marking
  • Machine / Robotics Safety
  • UL/CSA
  • Safexpert
User Information Review

Make sure your manuals, labelling and packaging are fully compliant with your
chosen markets. From writing to reviewing materials, we’ve got you covered.

  • Checklists
  • Product labelling
  • Templates
  • Drafting Manuals
  • Machine plate
Technical File

We ensure the availability of the technical file in case of requests from authorities

Expert Consulting

With over 25 years’ industry experience, our team can provide expert guidance
on every aspect of product compliance.

  • Product Compliance
  • Authority letter (NVWA, NoBo, ILT and BPT)
  • Authorised Representative
  • Product Testing
  • Seller/buyer problem resolution on CE marking
  • Advise on Product Legislation
  • User Information
  • Route to compliance
  • Engineering Review
  • Training
  • Risk Assessment
CE/UKCA Marking

Trust us as your partner to verify the compliance of your products

Authorised Representative

We register as your official point of contact for market surveillance authorities

EU/UK Market Access

You gain access to the EU/UK market, no matter where your business is located

Legal point of contact

We represent you on your behalf for all legal issues pertaining to your product

Compliance

Enter any market, no matter the marking or industry. From CE marking and UL to CCC, we offer complete certification guidance and expert services tailored to your unique situation.

  • Consultancy
  • Route to compliance
  • Testing
  • On-site inspections
  • Design Review
  • Technical File Review
  • Risk Assessment
  • Training