Capitalise on the market opportunities in the Gulf Cooperation Council
The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) consists of 7 member states located in Middle East. Manufacturers wishing to export electrical and electronic products to the member states of the GCC must ensure compliance with the Gulf Technical Regulation. The electrical equipment must bear the "Gulf Conformity Mark" before placing on the market to demonstrate compliance with the regulation. The regulation is put in place to provide assurance that the products are safe, of good quality and fit for consumers’ needs.
GCC Standardization Organization (GSO)
The manufacturer shall establish the Technical Documentation, which shall make it possible to assess the conformity of electrical equipment to the relevant requirements, and shall include an adequate analysis and assessment of risk.
If equipment in list (1):
If equipment in list (2):
List (1) product categories:
All products which falls out of List (2) and under LVD will be in consider as List (1) product.
List (2) product categories:
To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.
TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with GCC requirements and obtaining the necessary approvals. TÜV SÜD is a Notified Body for Gulf Conformity Marketing. We offer Gulf type Examination Scheme and can tailor the Certification Scheme to assist manufacturers exporting electrical equipment to the GCC member states.
TÜV SÜD has the expertise and laboratory infrastructure to support manufacturers in obtaining the necessary approvals and compliance in accordance to the GCC's standards and requirements. TÜV SÜD test reports are widely accepted and recognised by authorities internationally. TÜV SÜD also supports manufacturers in obtaining voluntary endorsement labels.