Notification of Latvian National accreditation institution to the European Commission

On July 9, 2009 the European Commission passed several new legislative enactments in the area of conformity assessment; these have been called the “New legislative framework” and were created on the basis of the existing practice and enhance application of legislation and its implementation in the domestic EU market. The new legislative package includes the following legislative enactments:

  • REGULATION (EC) NO 765/2008 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 9 July 2008 setting out the requirements for accreditation and market surveillance relating to the marketing of products and repealing Regulation (EEC) No 339/93
  • REGULATION (EC) NO 768/2008  OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 9 July on a common framework for the marketing of products and repealing Council Decision (EEC) 93/465
  • REGULATION (EC) NO 764/2008 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 9 July 2008 laying down procedures relating to the application of certain national technical rules to products 

Regulation (EC) 765/2008 lays down the key requirements for national accreditation bodies of EU member states. According to section 12, clause (2) of the Regulation, structural unit of LLC „Standartisation, accreditation and metrology centre” Latvian National Accreditation Bureau is notified to the European Commission as the National Accreditation Body of the Republic of Latvia.

See information in the EC database NANDO.

 

 

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