The following provides a summary overview of Argentina’s regulations and compliance system.

Argentina

 

How UL Can Help You

UL can help you with any or all of the following to achieve compliance:

  • Identify applicable requirements for your specific product or technology feature to comply with current regulations in safety, EMC, wireless, energy efficiency, etc.
  • Provide pre-compliance testing during the design and development phase to determine compliance
  • Assist in completion of applications and other required forms
  • Test in our accredited labs or your qualified facilities to issue CB Test Report and Certificate with applicable national differences and other test reports for wireless, energy efficiency, etc.
  • Handle entire submittal process including working with local testing and certification organizations
  • Arrange for initial factory inspections that are required before certification issuance
  • Coordinate verification testing on qualified products as needed
  • Facilitate and expedite project progress with support of UL’s local team and/or partner
  • Support renewal maintenance of certificates as needed
  • User manual translation service when needed
Marks/Certifications
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Mandatory/Voluntary

Mandatory

Validity Period of Certification

No expiration

Certification Organization

UL Argentina

Safety

UL Listing report accepted for UL/IEC harmonized standards.

UL CB test report/certificate accepted.

EMC

Not applicable

Additional Requirements

Initial and annual inspection*

*UL inspection accepted if UL Listing Report is used.

Market surveillance

Local representative

Product Scope

Scope of products covered by the above regulations include but not limited to the following:

  • Information technology equipment
  • Audio and video equipment
  • Household and similar use appliances
  • Lighting products
  • Electric tools
  • Medical devices
  • Laboratory, test and measurement equipment
  • Low-voltage electrical equipment
  • Switches for circuits, installation, protective and connection devices
  • Wire and cables
  • Telecommunication terminal equipment
Marks/Certifications
2CNC+Approval number or ARG CNC+Approval number

Mandatory/Voluntary

Mandatory

Authority/Regulatory Body

Comisión Nacional de Comunicaciones (CNC)

Marking of Certification Logo or Number Required?

Yes

Validity Period of Certification

3 years

Local Representative Required?

Yes. Should be registered to the authority

Specific User Manual Requirements?

No (Modular products may have additional requirements)

End Product Testing Required When Using an Approved RF Module?*

Yes

RF Performance Testing Required?

Yes, in-country

*This may vary based on product specification.

Product Scope

Scope of products covered by the above regulations include but not limited to those that contain the following radio/wireless technologies

  • Bluetooth
  • Keyless systems
  • Wireless LAN
  • WiMax
  • UMTS
  • GSM
  • LTE
  • ANT/ANT+
  • ZigBee

*Requirement may be different depending on the product scope. For details, please contact us.

Additional Information

Please note the information presented above represents a general overview and may not contain the most up-to-date information since regulatory requirements are changing frequently. For the latest information, please contact UL at gma@ul.com

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