Product Certification - Australia & New Zealand
Certification & product conformity for Australia & New Zealand
The Australian RCM (Regulatory Mark of Conformity) certification ensures that products with this mark meet all applicable safety and control requirements in Australia. All products must be marked and certified prior to placing in Australian market. The Australian Communication and Media Authority (ACMA), is a government agency of Australia, responsible for regulating the standards and normatives that applies to the RCM mark as well as control and regulate all the independent bodies that carry out all mandatory conformity evaluations of products introduced to Australian Market. The Government of Australia requests rigorous information regarding the activity of the manufacturer, importer or distributor as well as detailed documentation related to the product. All prior to the application for obtaining the RCM mark.
Sherpa Product Certification can advise you and take the necessary steps to ensure that your products meet all the mandatory requirements that the Australian market requires. In addition, Sherpa Product Certification can carry out the study and all relevant conformity assessments that guarantee access to the Australian market without risks and facilitating your success in the introduction and commercialization of all your products.
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- Classification of products to determine what requirements the Australian Legislation establishes and apply to products, manufacturers or importers.
- Provide advice on identifying, obtaining and interpreting AS, NZS, IEC, ISO, UL standards during the design of their products.
- Advice and preparation of Conformity Assessments for your products under the Australian and New Zealand Legislation.
- Preparation of tests and tests that guarantee the conformity of products and services.
- Manage and obtain legally recognized certifications in Australian territory. RCA, UL-AU.
- Prepare risk analyzes that guarantee access to the Australian market.
- Verify the required technical documentation, packaging and logotypes according to product’s nature of the product and the Australian / New Zealand legislation.
Certifications with oficial acceptance in Australian market
RCM Certification for Australia is a mandatory certification. This certification is regulated by the Communication and Media Authority of Australia (ACMA) and guarantees that the product that carries it printed complies with all regulations, regulations and standards established by the ACMA and Australian legislation. To obtain this certification it is mandatory to register in the national database of Australia and comply with all the requirements applicable to the product, manufacturer, distributor or importer.
UL Certification for Australia is a voluntary certification and is relatively new. This certification is issued by the renowned Underwriters Laboratories laboratory and guarantees that the product that carries it printed complies with all Australian safety regulations. Currently only available in a limited product name: residential smoke alarms and detectors, fire alarm control equipment and accessories, spa equipment and swimming pools and lighting products. It is expected that new product categories will be included progressively. The UL certification is a certification with international prestige and is accepted worldwide for its rigor and professionalism.
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Sherpa Product Certification is formed by a group of engineers who are experts in regulation and standardization of products, materials and industrial processes at an international level. Our essence as Sherpas is to help our clients to create lasting value in their business and meet their professional needs. If you need help in the procedures of a certificate or simply need specific information about our services, we are happy to help you. Hire a Sherpa in your company and forget about legislation and documentation of your products. Our Sherpas certification experts report quickly and efficiently to the needs of our clients when we are most needed.