There have been several changes lately that significantly affected for EAC certification procedure. The most important of them are as following. You can get acquainted with our full announcement there.
- The registration of CoC and DoC applications in federal register signed with e-signature provided by certification body. Any other certification procedures are possible only after the step of the application registration.
- Precise compliance to EAC certification schemes concerning sampling and testing by EAC test labs.
- Federal registration of all documents which are used as base for EAC certification (EAC test reports, etc).
- The tracking all stages how the sample issued by foreign factories is cleared by custom and enters to EAC test lab
- Fewer possibilities to simplify procedure based on foreign test reports.
Due to the changes related to the registration of EAC test reports the lead time has become longer by 2-3 weeks.
- Apply EAC declaration procedure instead of certification one if it’s possible, the best way to register DoC on-line in accordance with 1d scheme because in this case it’s outside of federal accreditation agency control.
- Apply EAC application for EAC CoC as sooner as better to register it in federal register even it’s in draft.
- Get authorization for your company as a subcontractor of an accredited EAC organization to provide legally some EAC procedure as outsourced orders.
- If you are going to send a sample to test don’t do it directly into EAC lab or certification body because it’s impossible to clear customs for samples in most cases. Let importer of manufacturer to deliver the sample into EAC lab or certification body. The sample for testing should be accompanied by supporting documents from customs.
Precise compliance to EAC certification schemes concerning sampling and testing by EAC test labs.