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)



DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Bucharest
Language Romanian 91% (official), Hungarian 6.7%, Romany (Gypsy) 1.1%, other 1.2%
Currency lei (RON)
Area 237,500 sq km
Population 21,904,551 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC +3
GDP Value: $253.3 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 49
Export volume Value: $51.91 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 51
Export commodities machinery and equipment, textiles and footwear, metals and metal products, machinery and equipment, minerals and fuels, chemicals, agricultural products
Import volume Value: $59.84 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 43
Import commodities machinery and equipment, fuels and minerals, chemicals, textile and products, metals, agricultural products
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CB scheme member (NCB) No
Applicable standards EN - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

voluntary approval

Type testing

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Voluntary CoC
EMC Mandatory Voluntary CoC/EMC
Energy Efficiency No requirements No requirements