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Algeria

Regulations and compliance requirements can pose challenges to companies who are looking to export their new products in Algeria. Most products entering the Algerian markets must meet the requirements of the country. The local laws and product regulations are generally put in place to provide assurance that the products and services are safe, of good quality and fit for consumers’ needs.

Ensure that your products successfully meet Algerian standards by working with a market leader, TÜV SÜD. TÜV SÜD fully understands the local requirements and procedures applicable in Algeria. You can rely on our expertise and knowledge to help you access Algerian 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 F

    Plug F

  • Electrical Safety

    REGULATORY AGENCY

    Algerian Ministry of Commerce

    REGULATIONS

    •  A Certificate of conformity or certificate of quality is required for all exports to Algeria to ensure that the products meet legal and regulatory requirements.

    • This obligation is enforced by law 09-03, dated 25/02/2009, and decree 05-467 dated 12/12/2005, on conditions and procedures of conformity control of imported goods at customs.

    GUIDELINES

    • Submit the application.
    • Document evaluation. 
    • Inspection. 
    • CoC or CoQ issue.

    APPLICABLE PRODUCT CATEGORIES

    All consignments of imported goods are subject to the Algerian CoC program.

    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 the national requirements and obtaining the necessary approvals.

  • Energy Efficiency

    REGULATORY AGENCY

    Agence Nationale pour la Promotion et la Rationalisation de l’Utilisation de l’Energie (APRUE)

    REGULATIONS

    There are currently no environmental requirements in Algeria. 

  • Telecom and Wireless

    REGULATORY AGENCY

    Autorité de Régulation de la Poste et des Télécommunications (ARPCE) 

    REGULATIONS

    •  The Decision No. 28 of 16/10/2019 provide the Procedure for terminal equipment and radioelectric installations intended to be connected to a network of electronic communications open to the public.
    • Any equipment approved by the Regulatory Authority is subject to labeling with a non-removable sticker bearing the words “ homologué par l’ARPCE “ and the approval number of the Regulatory Authority.

    GUIDELINES

    Certificate of conformity supported by conformity test reports from an accredited laboratory for:

    • Electrical safety
    • Electromagnetic compatibility
    • Radio spectrum (required only for radio terminal equipment and radio installations)
    • Specific absorption rate (SAR) or exposure to electromagnetic radiation.

    An application for approval of terminal equipment must be accompanied by a sample.

    APPLICABLE PRODUCT CATEGORIES

    All terminal equipment and radio installations intended to be connected to an electronic communications network open to the public shall apply for the Type Approval.

    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 the national requirements and obtaining the necessary approvals.

 

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 Algeria's standards and requirements. TÜV SÜD test reports are widely accepted and recognised by authorities internationally. Our test reports are also accepted for safety and telecom approval.

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