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

  • Country specific certification required


What is the lead time to obtain type approval?


  • 3-4 weeks


Are there any marking or logo requirements?


  • Yes


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. Contact CSIA 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?


  • A local representative is required.


Type approval in Qatar synapse

As stated above a local certificate holder is required for type approval in Qatar. This local certificate holder must be a  commercially registered companies in Qatar that possess a valid Trade License issued by ictQATAR's Technical Regulatory Authority to apply.
If you do not have someone who can fulfill that role
CSIA can provide a local certificate holder service for the type approval process in Qatar.

 Qatar has two separate type approval process available.

Simplified procedure
This process requires one of two different criteria be met by the applicant:

  • The product has a type approval certificate issued by Bahrain, Saudi Arabia or UAE.

  • The product has a type approval certificate or obtained approval with a recognized CAB.


This process can take 5-7 working days to complete from the time
CSIA has collected all the required documents from the manufacturer.

Standard procedure

This process is required if type approvals by a recognized CAB or National Regulatory Authority have not been issued.
We can still proceed with this type approval process using test reports issued by a recognized lab according to ictQatar.
This process can take 10 -12 working days to complete from the time
CSIA has collected all the required documents from the manufacturer.



As regulations change from time to time in many countries you should contact CSIA 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  quotes@csiassoc.com for all your FCC certification, CE certification, Industry Canada and International Approval needs.

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