China – CCC Certification
What is CCC or 3C?
CCC or 3C stands for China Compulsory Certification and is meant for specific products traded on the Chinese market. The CCC mark is the statutory compulsory safety certification system was introduced in 2001 and serves as a safeguard to the consumers rights, interests, and protect personal and property safety. The CCC mark confirms that your product complies with the applicable legislation and it’s tested accordingly.
Why is CCC (3C) important?
With the increasing economic development of the Chinese market, the trend for exporting of products to China is growing. CCC is compulsory to a specific set of products, please see table 1:
|01||Electrical wires and cables|
|02||Circuit switches, electric devices for protection or connection|
|03||Low-voltage electrical apparatus|
|04||Low power motors|
|07||Household and similar electrical appliances|
|08||Audio and video apparatus|
|09||Information technology equipment|
|11||Motor vehicle and safety parts|
|12||Motor vehicle tires|
|16||Telecommunication terminal equipment|
|19||Detectors for intruder system|
You CCC mark arranged in one stop? We have a 7-step process which ensures a smooth and successful certification.
- Documentation analysis and ascertain the CCC applicability
- Preparation of application and submission to Chinese Authorities
- Processing and acceptance of the application by Chinese Authorities
- Testing at a Chinese Lab
- Pre-audit on site (optional)
- On-site factory inspection and audit by Chinese Authorities
- Evaluation of results and approval
When the initial certification is ready we are also of service when it comes to:
- Prolongations of the use of the CCC mark.
- Custom clearance arrangement
- Local Chinese office for support
- Shorter time to market
- No issues with dealing with Chinese Authorities and language barriers
- Cross cultural competence and communication
- Assurance on compliance
- 25 years proven track record
Certification Experts your partner in compliance
As an international organization we have over 25 years’ experience specializing in CE Certification, European Product Safety legislation and technical & legal regulatory compliance issues. Our offices are located in Europe, North America and China. Our expertise is based on a combination of practical and theoretical knowledge in Product Safety, Engineering, Quality Assurance, Technical Documentation and the use of test facilities.
Our legal department covers all aspects of product liability and the legal consequences that arise from the European product legislation.
How can we help?
We provide our expertise to designers, manufacturers, exporters, importers, distributors and various other organizations and individuals in order to ensure that they meet all requirements needed for compliance with European Union Product legislation and regulatory affairs.
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