Capitalise on the market opportunities in Hong Kong
Product safety requirements and regulations are put in place to reduce risks, improve quality of life and ensure safety during use. These regulations and compliance requirements can however pose challenges to companies who are venturing into the Hong Kong market.
As most products entering the Hong Kong market must meet the relevant requirements of the authorities, it is important to ensure that your products successfully meet the applicable standards, by working with a market leader, TÜV SÜD.
TÜV SÜD fully understands the local requirements and procedures applicable in Hong Kong. You can rely on our expertise and knowledge to help you access key markets efficiently while at the same time, be assured of our objectivity, integrity and professionalism.
Market access information by category
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Telecom & Wireless
Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA)
The Hong Kong Telecommunications Equipment Evaluation and Certification (HKTEC) Scheme divides certification requirements into the Voluntary Certification Scheme (VCS) and the Compulsory Certification Scheme (CCS). Although certification of equipment under this VCS is voluntary, equipment must comply with the relevant specifications.
Testing must be performed by Recognised Testing Agencies (RTA) and certification issued by a recognised CB.
EMC compliance is required for the above, where applicable.
Equipment classified under VCS need not be certified while those classified under CCS require CB certification.
Under the HKTEC Scheme, manufacturers may affix, on a voluntary basis, a label prescribed by OFTA to VCS or CCS certified equipment.
Applicable product categories
VCS and CCS classification of telecom equipment may be found hereand here.
VCS and CCS classification of wireless equipment type may be found here.
To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.
Our services at a glance
TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with Hong Kong requirements and obtaining the necessary approval.