International Regulatory Telecom 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?


  • 3-4 weeks


Are there any marking or logo requirements?


  • No marking requirements.


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


  • Many products do require in country testing. 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.


Sri Lanka Updates


January 2021

Sri Lanka: New Type Approval Requirements
Starting December 16th, 2020, the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (TRCSL)

published new Type Approval procedures which are applicable to all RTTE devices intended to be

imported, marketed, manufactured or used in Sri Lanka. 

All products not approved by December 16, 2020 must have approval under the new RTTE Type Approval Rules
All type approval certificates issued prior to December 16, 2020 under the old rules will expire automatically

on June 17, 2021 and those products must undergo a new type approval process.

Contact CSIA for further information.

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.

Sri Lanka

For information on FCC, CE Mark or International Approvals 

Call CSIA now to find out how:  (503) 482-9289

or e-mail us at   quotes@csiassoc.com