C-Tick EMC emission reports for Australia, CE reports not always acceptable


The ACMA list a number of different standards that are acceptable under the EMC unintentional emission regime for electrical products.  For information technology equipment, the relevant standard is AS/NZS CISPR22, CISPR 22 or EN 55022.  We examine alot of international reports tested as part of the CE mark requirements.  An EMC emission report for CE does not automatically mean the report is...

Guide to Australian and New Zealand Product Standards Published, Free


SAI Global have published a free “Guide to Standards – Household Electrical Equipment”, containing valuable information for importers and distributors of electrical equipment.
The guide includes details of electrical safety standards required for the majority of electrical items sold in Australia and can be downloaded free from here.

Australian and New Zealand distributors of electrical items take cavalier approach to safety


Maybe it’s the power of the C-Tick logo, maybe the ACMA have been incredibly good at market awareness for their EMC and radcomms regimes.  Whatever the reason, manufacturers and importers seem to be aware of the C-Tick, even though some may not know what standards apply, how to label their product or obtain the correct test reports for inclusion on the required self-declaration of...