Conformity evaluation procedure

Each product in EU market should be marked with a CE mark, unless there are other references in EU directives. First of all, the procedure of conformity evaluation is fulfilled. Then the manufacturer or its authorized representative prepares CE declaration of conformity and later on he can mark the product with a CE mark. Manufacturers from foreign countries has to follow requirements of EU which extend on the given product ant to carry out all the conformity evaluation procedures.

Conformity evaluation procedure in EGSC:

1. Application. The client, who wants to certificate products, should deliver the application to EGSC. To the product maintenance manual in Lithuanian language and normative documents regulating the requirements for the product, other documents are to be attached.

2. EGSC investigates the application

3. The contract on carrying out conformity evaluation works between the client and EGSC is signed.

4. The conformity of products with the specified requirements shall be verified by testing in accredited testing laboratories.

5. Test report is made out.

6. Conformance of a product to the requirements of normative documents is evaluated on the basis of Test report or other documents. An account on conformity is prepared.

7. At the positive decision about product conformity the CE Certificate of Conformity is made out.

8. In the event of a negative result, a copy of the decision not to issue a certificate of conformity shall be issued at the request of the customer.

NOTE. Products can be certificated on the basis of the documents which have been given out by others accredited certification bodies and testing laboratories, if:

a) the documents submitted are formalized by signatories of Multilateral Recognition Agreements of certification bodies and accredited testing laboratories by the European Co-operation for Accreditation (EA) or the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) or the International Organization for the Accreditation of Laboratories (ILAC).

b) those documents are given out by certification bodies and testing laboratories, who are in partnership with EGSC or EGSC notifies their competence.



Application form

The application for evaluation of conformity.