Electromagnetic Compatibility and New Low Voltage Directives Come into Force in UK Law on the 8th December 2016
Technical News Update | New Directives Transposed into UK Law
1st Mar 2017
The Statutory Instruments (2016 No 1091 and 2016 No 1101) transposing the EMC Directive 2014/30/EU and the Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU into UK law were recently published.
They come into force in the UK on the 8th December 2016.
They enforce new supply chain obligations and new information requirements for apparatus placed on the market.
Full Statutory Instrument (SI) documentation
EMC Directive 2014/30/EU - SI 2016 No. 1091
Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU - SI 2016 No. 1101
How we can help you
Attend one of our Training Courses to find out how the new legislation affects you and your business:
- The EMC Directive Explained (1 day)
- The Low Voltage Directive Explained (1 day)
- Online Training Module "Implications of the New EMC Directive" (70 minutes)
Contact your local UKAS accredited York EMC Services Test Laboratory to enquire about product(s) testing for compliance with the new directives: