Continuing to trade in the EU
Read full details on how BASEC will continue to support CPR classification for the European markets going forward. BASEC Conformity Limited was set up in Ireland to ensure continued service capability, recognised in its own right as NANDO approved and listed NB 2851.
How will BASEC continue to support CPR CE marking for the EU market?
Notified Bodies (NB) are designated by a European Union member state, to independently assess the conformity of products. BASEC Conformity Limited was established in 2019/20 as listed as NB 2851 in February 2020, is NANDO listed and EU27 recognised.
Manufacturers of approved CE marked cables can transfer CPR testing to BASEC prior to the 31st December 2020 to validate the current testing/reporting from the incumbent, the current issuing notified body.
How will CE AVCP System 3 approvals approvals work for the EU market?
To ensure you have a valid AVCP System 3 approval in place, it is advised to ensure full testing is finalised prior to 1st December 2020 by BASEC. AVCP System 3 approvals will remain valid from the point of issue.
It is important this activity is completed as a matter of urgency becuase as of the 1st January 2021, BASEC UK will no longer be able to issue AVCP System 3 approval into the EU market, and this testing will not be offered by BASEC Conformity Limited.
Can I transfer my CPR test certification from BASEC UK to BASEC Conformity Limited to enable continued trading with the EU?
For existing customers who wish to transfer their certifiates to BASEC Conformity Limited to ensure they still comply with EU CPR and can CE mark, and/or would like a dual certificate, you should contact BASEC immediately to arrange a transfer.
I need a AVCP System 1+ CPR CoCP issued by BASEC Conformity Limited (BCL) to enable me to sell this product in the EU, how do I obtain this?
To start the process of of obtaining approval for AVCP System 1+ for EU, CE marking, you will need to request a quotation from BASEC UK, from 1st January 2021 BASEC UK will transfer to BASEC Conformity Limited for continued validity of CE marking – to remain valid will need to ensure you affix the BCL NB 2851 number on your Declaration of Perfomance’s and labels.