General information

With its headquarters in The Netherlands, several offices throughout Europe, its participation in the CENELEC Certification Agreement and DEKRA's leading position in the European ENEC scheme we are perfectly organized to help you get access to all European countries. Based on DEKRA testing you can get access to the national certification marks of almost all European countries without retesting.

Technical information

Voltage 230V
Frequency 50Hz, single face
C Plugtype
F Plugtype

Certification mark(s)

Certification Certification Certification Certification Certification


DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Stockholm
Language Swedish, small Sami- and Finnish-speaking minorities
Currency Swedish kronor (SEK)
Area 449,964 sq km
Population 9,088,728 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC + 1
GDP Value: $354 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 33
Export volume Value: $162.6 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 27
Export commodities machinery 35%, motor vehicles, paper products, pulp and wood, iron and steel products, chemicals
Import volume Value: $158.6 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 27
Import commodities machinery, petroleum and petroleum products, chemicals, motor vehicles, iron and steel; foodstuffs, clothing
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CB scheme member (NCB) Yes
Applicable standards SS / EN - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s) S Mark

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Voluntary S Mark
EMC Mandatory Voluntary CE
Energy Efficiency Mandatory Voluntary