TR CU 004/2011 On safety of low-voltage equipment

Any household appliances, as well as industrial equipment connected to the network with a voltage of 50-1000 V (AC) or 75-1500 V (DC) are subject to the requirements of the Technical Regulation of the Customs Union 004/2011 for a mandatory EAC Certification aimed to confirm the safety of its operation.

EAC Certification and EAC Declaration according to TR CU 004/2011

The package of mandatory documents for low-voltage equipment EAC Certification consists of technical documentation, which includes detailed descriptions and product characteristics.

If the EAC Certificate is issued for the company-manufacturer, it is necessary also to prepare the following:

  • EAC certificates confirming compliance of components and assemblies with current standards or technical regulations of low-voltage equipment;
  • Technical specifications or GOST for manufactured products;
  • Documents confirming the availability of spaces for production (for example, a lease agreement).

If you need to get a 004/2011 EAC Certificate of Conformity for a batch of low-voltage equipment, the following documents to process conformity assessment are provided:

  • a set of official registration documents;
  • Power of Attorney to perform the function of a foreign manufacturer, or contracts for products delivery;
  • products quality EAC certificates or declarations.

List of products subject to EAC Certification according to TR CU 004 /2011

Equipment subject to the requirements of Technical Regulation 004/2011 includes all the devices listed below that operate at the AC network of 50-1000 V and DC – 75-1500 V:

  • cords, wires and other cable products;
  • lighting equipment and lamps;
  • cabinets and other controlling electrical installations equipment;
  • sports equipment and facilities, gaming products;
  • TV’s, receivers, video and audio equipment;
  • computers and peripheral equipment;
  • devices for personal hygiene;
  • appliances;
  • appliances for kitchen and used for storing and processing food;
  • electric tools – both manual and portable;
  • electrical equipment – energy metering devices, electrical installation products, extension cords, etc.;
  • electrical equipment used for the distribution of electrical energy.

Cost and terms for registration of EAC Certificate TR CU 004/2011

With SERCONS you can count for the affordable cost of services, as well as on the prompt implementation of all necessary procedures.

EAC Certificate of conformity TR CU 004from 1200 Eurofrom 30 days
EAC Declaration of conformity TR CU 004from 700 Euro10 – 15 days from the date of application’s receipt

SERCONS issues TR CU 004/2011 EAC Certificates of Compliance both for companies representing the Customs Union countries and foreign manufacturers. You can choose one of the following EAC Certification schemes:

  • for serial production (1C) – during the procedure, it is mandatory to check the production site areas. The document can be valid for up to 5 years;
  • for a batch shipment of low-voltage equipment (3C certificate). In this case, the validity period of the document is not set;
  • without limit of time certificate 4C for single production unit.

Technical documentation for low-voltage equipment (LVD)

Package of documents to obtain an EAC Certificate must contain operational documentation, which includes the following information:

  • Product type, it’s model and brand, purpose of use;
  • Technical specifications and detailed description of all declared functions;
  • Safety requirements for transportation, storage, and use of low-voltage equipment;
  • Installation information and connection of the product to the electrical network;
  • List of common problems and ways to solve it;
  • Information of the manufacturer.

Technical documentation for machinery and equipment intended for everyday use is provided in paper and electronic form.
For non-household devices only electronic versions of manuals and instructions can be submitted.

Requirements for marking of low-voltage equipment

Low-voltage equipment must be marked in full compliance with applicable Eurasian Economic Union EAEU regulations and contain the following information:

  • Brand and model of the device, its name and type;
  • Technical characteristics of the device that have a direct impact on the safety of its operation;
  • Name of the manufacturing company, or trademark brand;
  • Country of manufacture of the low-voltage equipment.

All the above information is applied to the low-voltage equipment, as well as operating instructions and technical documentation. It must also be present on the packaging.

To get a free consultation on EAC Certification of TR CU 004/2011 please contact SERCONS’ specialists. You can also order a call back, or fill out an online request.

Download the full text of TR CU 004/2011 “On safety of low voltage equipment”

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