General information

Through our cooperation with a National Certification Body we can easily issue the right test reports in order to get access to Chile.

Technical information

Voltage 220V
Frequency 50Hz, single face
Plug type(s)  
C Plugtype
L Plugtype

Chile Certification mark(s)


DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Santiago
Language Spanish
Currency Chilean Peso (CLP)
Area 756,102 sq km
Population 17,067,369 (July 2012 est.)
Time UTC - 4
GDP Value: $299,50 billion (2011 est) - Ranking: 43
Export volume Value: $81.64 billion (2011 est) - Ranking: 46
Export commodities Copper, fruit, fish products, paper and pulp, chemicals, wine
Import volume Value: $70.92 billion (2011 est) - Ranking: 45
Import commodities Petroleum and petroleum products, chemicals, electrical and telecommunications equipment, industrial machinery, vehicles, natural gas
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IECEE member No
CB scheme member (NCB) No
Applicable standards Normas Chilenas (NCh) - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

Chile has no national mark yet.
It is regulated by Superintendencia de electricidad y combustibles (SEC)

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Mandatory N/A
EMC Mandatory Mandatory for certain products N/A
Energy Efficiency Required N/A
Label is required