Timeline of product representation rules

29 June 1994 – Obligations of producers are identified

1994 – 2003 – CE marking directives are introduced

15 Jan 2004 – The identity and details of the producer are required on all products

16 April 2016 – Obligations of importers are defined

23 June 2016 – The UK voted to leave the EU

31 Jan 2020 – The UK left the EU

1 January 2021- Single market Exit Day

16 July 2021- New EU requirement for an EU Economic Operator for all CE marked products placed on the market

We can take on these extra importer obligations as your Authorised Representative so your distributors do not need to.

If you need help any guidance in completing your conformity assessment for either CE Marking or visit our sister site Product Compliance Support.

Declaration of Conformity Templates

We have a selection of templates available on our sister site Product Compliance Support. Click the image below to access our templates shop.