General information

DEKRA Test Reports can be used for obtaining the relevant certification marks for Japan.

Technical information

Voltage 100V
Frequency 50/60Hz
A Plugtype
B Plugtype

Certification mark(s)

Certification Certification Certification


DEKRA Local Support Yes
Capital Tokyo
Language Japanese
Currency yen (JPY)
Area 377,835 sq km
Population 126,475,664 (July 2011 est.)
Time UTC +9 (Tokyo)
GDP Value: $4.338 trillion (2010 est.) - Ranking: 4
Export volume Value: $775.2 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 5
Import volume Value: $636.8 billion f.o.b. (2010 est.) - Ranking: 5
Import commodities machinery and equipment, fuels, foodstuffs, chemicals, textiles, raw materials
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CB scheme member (NCB) Japan Electrical Safety and Environment Technology Laboratories (JET)
Applicable standards JIS - Based on IEC: Yes
Certification mark(s)

PSE circle mark and PSE diamong mark (electrical safety) and TIIS (explosion safety)

PSE mark is a self-declaration by manufacturers. Non-Specified Electrical Appliances and Materials (338 items listed), where the manufacturer is solely responsible for safe manufacture in accordance with Japanese DENAN safety requirements, and therefore can affix the PSE-mark (circle shape) as stipulated in this procedure.

Regulatory / Certification Requirements

Safety Mandatory Voluntary PSE  mark
EMC Mandatory Voluntary  
Energy Efficiency Mandatory

partial Mandatory  

partial Voluntary
Explosion Safety Mandatory Mandatory TIIS marking