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
E Plugtype
F Plugtype
K Plugtype

Certification mark(s)

Certification Certification Certification Certification Certification Certification


DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Copenhagen

Danish, Faroese, Greenlandic (an Inuit dialect), German (small minority)

note: English is the predominant second language
Currency Danish kroner (DKK)
Area 43,094 sq km
Population 5,529,888 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC +2
GDP Value: $201.4 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 52
Export volume Value: $99.37 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 35
Export commodities machinery and instruments, meat and meat products, dairy products, fish, pharmaceuticals, furniture, windmills
Import volume Value: $90.83 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 33
Import commodities machinery and equipment, raw materials and semimanufacturing for industry, chemicals, grain and foodstuffs, consumer goods
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CB scheme member (NCB) Yes
Applicable standards DS / EN - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s) D Mark

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

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