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Proposed Amendment to UKCA Ex Rules for ATEX

There is a 'proposed' amendment being circulated that has not yet been voted on by the UK Government (so we cannot say it will happen or not). If the vote passes in late Autumn, the UKCA legislation will be changed once again to allow 'EU Notified body' ATEX...

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UKCA Ex Certification Deadline Extended

Mandatory UKCA Ex Certification Deadline Extended Businesses will have an additional year to apply new product safety markings such as UKCA Ex (ATEX) for most products placed on the market in England, Scotland and Wales This applies to all goods where businesses...

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How to draft a UKCA Declaration

How to draft a UKCA Declaration From 1 January 2022, the CE marking will not be recognised in Great Britain for areas covered by this guidance and the UKCA marking. The information required on the Declaration of Conformity will be largely the same as what is...

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UKCA Regulations Published

Official UKCA Regulations Published The new UKCA Regulations Published by UK Government and can be downloaded here as a PDF. ExVeritas are preparing UKCA Certificates and UKCA QANs currently on a first come first served basis, our application forms have been...

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UKCA ‘Ex’ Scheme to replace ATEX

'ATEX' replaced by UK Ex Scheme Only UKCA Issued 'EX' Certificates will be accepted from the 1st January 2022 in the UK for products that previously required ATEX Notified Body Certification. For ‘Ex’ products (formerly ATEX) only ‘UKCA Bodies’ (the UK equivalent...

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‘UKCA’ Mark and the ATEX Directive

'UKCA' Mark and the ATEX Directive The Government has of Saturday 2 February published the new UK marking (UKCA). In the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal, the new marking may be applied to certain products replacing the CE marking, as this will...