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Capitalise on the market opportunities in Israel

Capitalise on the market opportunities in Israel

IsraelMost products entering the Israeli market must meet the relevant requirements of the authorities depending on the product scope. Product safety requirements and regulations are put in place to reduce risks, improve quality of life and ensure safety during use.

Regulations and compliance requirements can however pose challenges to companies who are looking to explore new markets. You can ensure that your products successfully meet the Israeli standards by working with a market leader, TÜV SÜD.

TÜV SÜD fully understands the local requirements and procedures applicable in Israel. You can rely on our expertise and knowledge to help you access key markets efficiently while at the same time, be assured of our objectivity, integrity and professionalism.

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  • Plug Types

    Type C

    Plug C

    Type H

    Plug H

    Type M

    Plug M

  • Electrical Safety

    Regulatory agency

    Standards Institution of Israel (SII)

    Regulations

    The Israeli parliament has recently approved “the import reform” and it includes two main principles:

    • Products that are in compliance with the regulation in major advanced countries should be good for Israel as well.
    • The method of enforcement should be based on importers declaration alongside with smart and effective marker surveillance

    Some products will remain in the strict import regime, which requires a full model approval and a check done by a certified Israeli lab for every shipment, eg, lifting equipment, pressure equipment, low and medium voltage power cables etc.

    • Manufacturers may also choose to apply for the voluntary safety mark on products.
    • Compliance with SI standards.

    EMC:

    • EMC compliance is required for electrical products, telecom and wireless equipment, where applicable.

    Guidelines 

    Group 1:

    • The products in Group 1 whose inherent level of risk is the highest. Approval of a testing laboratory for the model of the goods("model approval") and approval of a testing laboratory for the shipment of the goods("shipment inspection").

    Group 2:

    • The products in Group 2 whose inherent level of risk is moderate. A "model certificate" and a "declaration" signed by the importer that the goods in the shipment meet the requirements of the official standard. 

    Group 3:

    • The products in Group 3 whose inherent level of risk is low. A "declaration" signed by the importer regarding the conformity of the goods to the requirements of the official standard.

    Group 4:

    • In this group are goods intended for use in industry only. The release of these goods will be granted by the Commissioner.
    • For the voluntary safety mark, the factory inspection is required and the related mark will be granted if the product i fulfilling with all the requirements.

    Applicable product categories

    Through the search engine here, you can check which import groups, standards belong to and get more details about the conditions.

    To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.

    Our services at a glance

    TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with Israeli requirements and obtaining the necessary approval. TÜV SÜD can also support manufacturers in obtaining voluntary safety mark.

  • Energy Efficiency

    Regulatory agency

    Ministry of National Infrastructures

    Regulations

    • As part of the import reform, the Ministry of Energy refers directly to European energy efficiency requirements for some products.

    Guidelines

    The law defines a declaration-based import process and the declaration must be based on one of the following:

    • A relevant DOC document on behalf of the manufacturer accompanied by an energy efficiency label (which, according to European regulation, requires such a label).
    • A test certificate from an accredited laboratory certified by an ILAC member body or by the Standards Institution of Israel or by an approved laboratory.

    Applicable product categories

    The products that refer directly to European energy efficiency requirements:

    • Air conditioners
    • Baking ovens  
    • Ballast for a pleurant bulb    
    • Bulbs
    • Chillers
    • Computer screens
    • Dishwashers
    • Dryers
    • Electrical appliances in standby mode
    • Refrigerators
    • Set-top box for TV
    • TV electric motor inspiration three-phase case
    • Washing machines

    To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.

    Our services at a glance

    TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with Israeli requirements and obtaining the necessary approval. 

  • Telecom

    Regulatory agency

    Ministry of Communications (MoC) Israel

    Regulations

    Equipment connected to the public network requires type approval from MoC.

    Guidelines

    • A local representative is required.
    • Approval can often be issued based on review of foreign standard test reports without in-country testing.

    Applicable product categories

    To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.

    Our services at a glance

    TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with Israeli requirements and obtaining the necessary approval. As a CB Scheme member, TÜV SÜD is able to perform testing to international standards acceptable for MoC approval.

  • Wireless

    Regulatory agency

    Ministry of Communications (MoC) Israel

    Regulations

    Radio terminal devices require approval from MoC.

    Guidelines

    • A local representative is required.
    • The approval process includes review of foreign standard test reports, but MoC may require additional testing and/or inspection sample(s) of the equipment.

    Applicable product categories

    To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.

    Our services at a glance

    TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with Israeli requirements and obtaining the necessary approval. As a CB Scheme member, TÜV SÜD is able to perform testing to international standards acceptable for MoC approval.

 

WHY CHOOSE TÜV SÜD

TÜV SÜD has the expertise and laboratory infrastructure to support manufacturers in obtaining the necessary approvals and compliance in accordance to the Israel's standards and requirements. TÜV SÜD test reports are accepted for safety approval and recognised by relevant authorities internationally. TÜV SÜD also supports manufacturers in obtaining voluntary endorsement labels.

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