Stands for EurAsian Conformity, and is the mandatory marking for the five member countries: Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia, and Kyrgyzstan. It is made up of the Technical Regulations of the Customs Union (TR CU), which are very similar to European Directives (CE). You can contact one of our managers to discover what Technical Regulation applies to your product without any cost
Many clients are required to deliver not only the correct certifications for their projects to the client, but also the technical documentation such as the Technical Passport, Safety Justification, Manual, etc. Our company can issue all of the necessary documents in both Russian and English text so that all you need to do is deliver the finished documentation to your customer
Measuring devices in Russia usually require a Metrological Certificate or Pattern Approval Certificate. This can be a long and confusing process for foreign companies looking to obtain this special certification. Sercons can perform this whole process for you from start to finish, including testing, so that you can rest assured it is being handled in the quickest and most professional manner
The biggest difference is that EAC is valid for the entire Customs Union, which for now has 5 member countries: Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia, and Kyrgyzstan. GOST is only valid for Russia and is usually voluntary.
No, you need to build and design according to your own method. We, as the certification body, ensure that you conform to the relative Technical Regulations of the Customs union, and by issuing the EAC certificate prove that your products are safe, and can be imported to the Customs Union.
Yes, the regulations state that the Applicant must be a company or entrepreneurial person that resides in the territory of the Customs Union. If you do not have such a company, because you are a supplier completing an order to another European company, or you have many distributors that you work with, we can assist you with this and provide an Applicant.
If you need to translate any technical documents for your client in Russia; then yes, we can perform all of the necessary translations for you from most European Languages at a very reasonable price
It is valid on a voluntary basis. In addition to the mandatory EAC, you can certify your products according to a voluntary GOST R. GOST is still mandatory as a Fire Safety Certificate as well as for products that fall outside the scope of EAC Technical Regulations.
Each Technical Regulation comprises a list of products that would under either category. The biggest difference is the timing and the compliance required. However, both carry the same validity within the Customs Union.
No, we are not an agent. SERCONS has the necessary accreditation to test and to issue the certificates and declarations ourselves.
It depends. Different certificates have different validities. For example, EAC Certificates and Declarations have validities ranging from a single delivery up to 5 years for serial production. Fire certificates typically have a 3 year validity, as do voluntary GOST certificates. Metrology certificates (PAC) are valid for 5 years.