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 Vienna
Language German (official nationwide) 88.6%, Turkish 2.3%, Serbian 2.2%, Croatian (official in Burgenland) 1.6%, other (includes Slovene, official in Carinthia, and Hungarian, official in Burgenland) 5.3% (2001 census)
Currency euros (EUR)
Area 83,870 sq km
Population 8,217,280 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC +2
GDP Value: $332,6 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 36
Export volume Value: $157.4 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 29
Export commodities machinery and equipment, motor vehicles and parts, paper and paperboard, metal goods, chemicals, iron and steel, textiles, foodstuffs
Import volume Value: $156 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 29
Import commodities machinery and equipment, motor vehicles, chemicals, metal goods, oil and oil products; foodstuffs
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IECEE member ÖVE
CB scheme member (NCB) ÖVE
Applicable standards EN and IEC - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

KEMA-KEUR Certification voluntary mark
Type testing + Initial inspection of the factory + annual follow up of the factory
ENEC Certification

ÖVE Mark -Voluntary certification Mark

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Voluntary KEMA-KEUR


Voluntary EMC
Energy Efficiency Mandatory Voluntary