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International Type Approval and Safety Approval


Is country specific certification required or is CE/FCC approval sufficient?

  • Country specific certification required

What is the lead time to obtain type approval?

  • 10-12 weeks

Are there any marking or logo requirements?

  • No

Is in country testing required or can we leverage existing FCC or CE test reports?

  • We can leverage your CE Mark test reports as part of the application process. ContactCSIA for more details.

What are the types of equipment that would require approval in this country?

  • Most products using telecom technology such as WIFI, Bluetooth, cellular and satellite.

Do I need an in country local representative or local certificate holder?

  • No.

Nicaragua updates

August 2023

The Instituto Nicaragüense de Telecomunicaciones y Correos (TELCOR) has successfully completed the migration process of FM operators in the 900 MHz frequency band, allocating this range to mobile services. Additionally, TELCOR has authorized the usage of low-power Short-Range Devices (SRDs) and Long-Range Devices - Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) within this band.

May 2022

El Instituto Nicaragüense de Telecomunicaciones y Correos (TELCOR) has announced that all products that are connected to public networks and that utilize the radioelectric spectrum must be homologated regardless of their output power or commercial use, which includes products operating on an output power of 50 mW or under.

As regulations change from time to time in many countries you should contactCSIA for up to date information.

CSIA can also provide supporting services should your company not be able to meet country specific requirements such as a local representative, local certificate holder, translating documents into the native language, etc. Contact CSIA at (503) 489 8006 or for all your FCC certification, CE certification, Industry Canada and International Approval needs.

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