General information

Through our agreement with the national certification body in Argentina we can conduct all the required testing for the IRAM safety mark for Argentina. In addition DEKRA maintains all contacts with the Argentinean Certification Body on your behalf.

Technical information

Voltage 220V
Frequency 50Hz
C Plugtype
I Plugtype

Certification mark(s)



DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Buenos Aires
Language Spanish (official), Italian, English, German, French
Currency Argentine pesos (ARS)
Area 2,766,890 sq km
Population 41,769,726 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC -3 (Buenos Aires)
GDP Value: $596 billion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 24
Export volume Value: $68,5 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 42
Import volume Value: $56,44 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 45
Import commodities machinery, motor vehicles, petroleum and natural gas, organic chemicals, plastics
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CB scheme member (NCB) IRAM
Applicable standards IRAM and IEC - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

IRAM safety mark:
When an IRAM or IEC standard exclusively related with safety is applied.


IRAM Mark:
When an IRAM standard is applied

IRAM certification of conformity with manufacture

When an IEC or another foreign standard recognized by IRAM or by the official disposition is applied.

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Mandatory IRAM safety mark
EMC Mandatory Voluntary  
Energy Efficiency Mandatory Mandatory  IRAM