SASO INCLUDES NEW PRODUCT SCOPE TO SASO IECEE RECOGNITION CERTIFICATE (SIRC)
All products covered under the SASO IECEE Recognition Scheme shipped to KSA are mandated to obtain SASO IECEE Recognition Certificate (SIRC) to ensure compliance with the requirements of SASO-SABER for smooth border clearances.
The process involves validation of the importers & manufacturers documents & product IECEE CB test reports. The supplier/importer should be the Authorized distributer of the product(s). Manufacturer’s Declaration of Conformity indicating the products and importer are required.
A valid IECEE Test Report issued by a CB Testing Laboratory (CBTL), which is an IECEE approved. Lab under the CB Scheme & a valid CB Test Certificate issued by a National Certification Body (NCB) are pre-requisites to obtain the SIRC.
The products covered under the SASO IECEE Recognition scheme are Smart Band & Smart watches, Power Bank, Mobile Phone Batteries, Mobile Phone Devices, Wireless Chargers for Mobile Phones, Laptops & Tablets, Television & Display Monitors, Dish Washers, Chargers for Mobile Phones, Household/domestic Electric pumps (under 3500 Watts), Car Chargers for Mobile Phones, Wireless Headphone, Earphones & similar products, Laptop Chargers (Electric transformer for Laptop), Lighting products and their control gears, Solar Panel & Electronic Smoking Devices.
With effect from 1st of July 2021, the below products are added to the current scope of regulated products as listed above in line with efforts to control & protect the market from high risks & counterfeit devices & equipment and to protect consumers from imported products that do not conform with the standards:
- Electrical cooking utensils like water boilers, all coffee makers of all kinds
- Electric oil fryers
- Electric pumps with a capacity of 5 horsepower or less for all uses
- Electric power cables
- Video game consoles and their accessories such as video game consoles, controllers, wireless headsets, chargers and their accessories
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