Annex

EC type-examination

The external notified body examines and certifies that a type representative for the production is in conformity with the requirements of the directive and issues a EC-type approval certificate.

The CE marking is not affixed in this phase

EC declaration of type conformity (guarantee of production quality)

The manufacturer declares that the product is in conformity with the type described in the EC-Type approval certificate, affixes the CE marking and the metrology marking (green marking with black “M”) and issues a declaration of conformity. He has a recognized quality assurance system for production, final product inspection and testing and is subject to the EC surveillance. The EC surveillance is carried out by that notified body that has recognized the quality assurance system. The identification number of the notified body is added to the CE marking.

EC verification

The notified body certifies that the product is in conformity with the type described in the EC-Type approval certificate or with the essential requirements (if no type examination is requested in the frame of the directive), respectively. The manufacturer affixes the CE marking and the metrology marking (green marking with black “M”) and issues a declaration of conformity. The identification number of the notified body is added to the CE marking.

EC unit verification 

The notified body examines and certifies that the product is in conformity with the requirements of the directive. The manufacturer affixes the CE marking and issues a declaration of conformity. The identification number of the notified body is added to the CE marking.