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To manufacture or sell radio and telecommunication equipment for use in Europe it must comply with R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC. With a few exceptions it applies to all equipment that uses the radio frequency spectrum.

The R&TTE Directive harmonises the telecommunications market and improves the process of bringing products to market. Removing national standards the directive now requires manufacturers to demonstrate that a product meets the directive’s Essential Requirements. At SGS we have the expertise and testing facilities to help you demonstrate your product’s compliance and carry the appropriate CE mark.

Common R&TTE standards:

  • Product safety: EN 60950-1, EN 60215, EN 60825-1, EN 60529
  • EMC: EN 301 489, EN 301 502, EN 301 908, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3
  • Radio: EN 300 220/330/440 (Short Range Devices), EN 300 328 (2.4GHz ISM Band), EN 301 511 (GSM Mobile Station), EN 301 908 (UTRA & E-UTRA), EN 301 893 (5GHz RLAN), EN 302 291 (13.56MHz SRD)

We offer the broadest range of wireless communications testing and compliance services from a global network of laboratories to give you the edge in a competitive marketplace.

Find out more about how R&TTE Directive testing and compliance from SGS can benefit your business.