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Saudi Arabia: TÜV SÜD Approved for SALEEM Type 3 Certificate in Asia and Australia Region

JULY 2023 - Electrical & electronics

In April 2023, TÜV SÜD PSB was notified by SASO (the Saudi Arabian Standards, Metrology and Quality Organisation) for products under type 3 certification scheme. This notification is applicable for the manufacturers located in the region of Asia and Australia. Manufacturers are able to select TÜV SÜD PSB as the notified body for factory inspection, and PC / SC release. TÜV SÜD PSB is notified for below scope of products under type 3 mode. Factory inspection is mandatory requirement for these products which is different from products under type 1A.


  • Electrical batteries
  • Auto Spare Parts
  • Building Materials: Bricks, Tiles, Ceramics, Sanitaryware
  • Detergents
  • Food safety in tools and appliances used in the kitchen
  • Lubricating oils
  • Paints and varnishes
  • Personal protective equipment and clothes
  • Textile products


Besides TÜV SÜD PSB, our Middle East office is another notified body for type 3 products for the manufacturers located in Middle East and North African region.

Apart from products under type 3 mode, TÜV SÜD PSB and TÜV SÜD Middle East are also notified for products under type 1A which includes low voltage electrical equipment, RoHs, toys and etc. TÜV SÜD PSB is also a certification body for G-mark.

In case you have any enquiry or request on exporting your products to Saudi Arabia, we are able to provide one-stop solution including testing, factory inspection, document review and certification. Please do not hesitate to contact us for more details regarding Saudi Arabia and Middle East certification.


TÜV SÜD has dedicated experts to assist you in the development of consumer products and meeting applicable regulations. Through a global network of laboratories, TÜV SÜD offers a wide range of services that includes chemical tests, physical or mechanical tests as well as inspections to ensure the compliance of your products in target markets. 

For enquiries, please contact us at [email protected]

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